Special Education Functional Academic Skills and Independent Living Specialist (FASILS) Supplemental Endorsement

Endorsement: Special Education FASILS Supplemental Endorsement
Degree Level: Graduate
Credit Hours: 18 credit hours (transcript review is required)
Delivery Format: Online
Prerequisites: Teacher Certification in any discipline


The Special Education Functional Academic Skills and Independent Living Specialist (FASILS) Supplemental Endorsement is designed for teachers who currently have an endorsement in Special Education and wish to add this to their certificate. This program meets the endorsement requirements for certification in the state of Nebraska. Students pursuing certification in other states must check with their State Department of Education for certification requirements.


Required Courses (18 hours)


TESE 876P - Transitional Issues
TESE 879P - Teaching Social Skills to Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
TESE 882 - Applied Behavior Analysis
TESE 885 - Inclusion & Differentiation Strategies for the 21st Century Classroom
TESE 887P - Teach Functional Academics
TESE 892 - Argument Alt. Communication


How do I get started?


1. Learn more
about the program on the Department of Teacher Education website, or request information.

2. Apply to the program.

3. Contact the coordinator with any questions about the program:

Sarah Bartling
Online Program Coordinator
Department of Teacher Education
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Phone: 308-865-8513
Email: teacheredonline@unk.edu
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