Department Head: Dr. Susan Porter
Working with students who are autistic, deaf, or have learning disabilities can be extremely challenging and requires special skills and training. A special education degree or special education credential from National University will provide unique insight and understanding, and the strategies needed to enhance the performance of these very special students.
The Department of Special Education at National University offers special education courses that cover a wide range of degrees, credentials, and certificates for education professionals looking for rewarding careers in this field. A special education degree will prepare you to take on this noble and important work.