A Kent State University Certificate provides students with content specialization and an additional credential to complement their degree program. The SPED Program offers one Undergraduate Certificate. Completion of the specified coursework will lead to a Kent State University Certificate.
Deaf Education Multiple Disabilities (DEMD) Certificate
The DEMD Certificate Program combines coursework from several special education programs. To be eligible for this certificate program, students must have completed, or be in the process of completing (concurrently) teaching licensure in Deaf Education. Certificate graduates are eligible to earn certification from the Council for Education of the Deaf.
Professional Licensure Disclosure
This program is designed to prepare students to sit for applicable licensure or certification in Ohio. If you plan to pursue licensure or certification in a state other than Ohio, please review state educational requirements for licensure or certification and contact information for state licensing boards at Kent State's website for professional licensure disclosure.