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The Intervention Specialist: Mild/Moderate is a Master’s of Education (M.Ed.) with licensure program that is offered at the graduate level. The program can be completed on either a part-time or full-time basis.
If you have an undergraduate degree in education, you may have already met some of the program requirements. Please contact the intervention specialist program director for details.
When you have completed the program and pass Ohio-required licensure exams, you are eligible for an Ohio Resident Educator Intervention Specialist license in Mild/Moderate Needs (K-12).
Why Choose the Intervention Specialist: Mild/Moderate Program?
- Earn a master's degree and an Intervention Specialist Mild Moderate teaching license
- Intervention specialists have extensive job opportunities locally, statewide, and nationally
- Personally rewarding career field
- Hybrid program—online and face-to-face courses
- Flexible courses offerings (summer, evening)
James Dunne, Ph.D.
327 Allyn Hall
Academics and Curriculum
M.Ed. degree and Licensure Requirements
- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
- 3.0 cumulative minimum undergraduate GPA OR 2.7 cumulative minimum undergraduate GPA and GRE score or MAT score in the 50th percentile or better
- Submit a clear FBI and BCI criminal background check
The following requirements are effective for Summer 2020 and beyond**:
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
- 3.0 cumulative minimum undergraduate GPA OR 2.75 cumulative minimum undergraduate GPA and GRE or MAT score in the 50th percentile or better
- Demonstration of reading, math, and writing competency on a nationally normed test
- One of the following reading scores:
- ACT Reading score of 22 or better
- SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing score of 543 or better
- ETS Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Reading score of 168 or better
- GRE Verbal Reasoning (Reading) score of 151 or better
- One of the following math scores:
- ACT Math score of 22 or better
- SAT Math score of 533 or better
- ETS Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Math score of 162 or better
- GRE Quantitative Reasoning (Math) score of 153 or better
- One of the following writing scores (beginning in 2021):
- ACT Writing score of 6 or better
- SAT Essay-Writing Dimension score of 5 or better
- ETS Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Writing score of 165 or better
- GRE Analytical Writing score of 4 or better
- Dispositional Assessment: Candidate Disposition Inventory (CDI)
- Submit a clear FBI and BCI criminal background check.
Submit a clear FBI and BCI criminal background check. You can make appointments for FBI and BCI background checks by calling the Educational Resource Center at 937-775-2878.