Students with Disabilities: Birth-2, 1-6, 5-9 generalist, 5-9 specialist, Adolescent 7-12
NYSED Content Areas: Any Liberal Arts and Sciences, Special Education, Students with Disabilities content tied to the initial license.
Stony Brook University has determined that the courses on the list below meet the NYSED guidelines for professional license in this certification content area. Courses with departmental subject codes from other academic departments may also be valid for the content area. You may request review of any course that is not on this list.
Content Area Courses
CEB 586 Differentiated Instruction in Science and Math
CEC 542 Education of Exceptional Children and Youth
CEC 548 Teaching Gifted Children
CEE 539 Communication Disorders in the Schools
CEF 545 Co-Teaching for Inclusion
CEF 547 Principles and Practices of Special Education*
CEF 550 Individual Education Plan (formerly Special Education: IEP & Beyond)
CEM 580 Adolescent Life: Normal to Abnormal
Liberal Arts and Sciences Courses — Click on a heading to see full list of courses for each area:
Applied Behavioral Anyalyst Courses
Any student who is enrolled in the Applied Behavior Analyst program may use courses with CEZ subject codes to fulfill content area requirements.
*Denotes a course that is either regularly or occasionally offered online.
Note: The information contained on this page is valid as of 5/15/13.
of Student Responsibility
Students themselves—whether new, returning, or continuing—are responsible for reviewing, understanding, and adhering to their degree and/or certificate program requirements. (SPD’s Non-matriculating [non-degree] Graduate Students [GSP] are responsible for adhering to the guidelines related to non-matriculated status.) All SPD students are responsible for reviewing, understanding, and complying with University and SPD regulations, policies, and procedures, as described in all official publications, the University website, and the SPD website, including, but not limited to, SPD’s online references, the SPD Bulletin and SPD Academic Calendar.