The Minor in special education is meant for students who have an interest and/or background in special education. This minor does not prepare students for certification in special education, but provides relevant information to inform and support the work of professionals working with special populations.
Full information for teacher certification policies, procedures, and requirements are found in the section titled Teacher Certification at Fontbonne University following the graduate program section in this catalog. Teacher certification policies can change within any given academic year, and are mandated by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). Fontbonne complies with all teacher certification mandates as released by Missouri DESE; any such changes will supersede information in this catalog.