Gifted Education and Talent Development, Specialist in Education (0490)
Julia L. Roberts, firstname.lastname@example.org, (270) 745-6480
The Specialist Degree in Gifted Education and Talent Development prepares leaders to understand and implement strategies, procedures, and policies that allow children and youth with gifts and talents to achieve their potentials and to provide in-depth learning experiences to develop expertise in gifted education and talent development.
Applicants must have a master’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education or an equivalent international institution of higher education. The applicant must have a 3.0 grade-point-average in the master’s program.
Please refer to the admission section of this catalog for Graduate School admission requirements.
Program Requirements (30 hours)
|EDFN 500||Research Methods||3|
|GTE 536||Nature and Needs of Gifted, Creative, and Talented Students||3|
|GTE 537||Curriculum, Strategies, and Materials for Gifted Students||3|
|GTE 539||Assessment and Identification of Gifted and Talented Children||3|
|GTE 540||Developing Creativity and Leadership in Gifted Youth||3|
|GTE 636||Issues in Gifted Education and Talent Development||3|
|GTE 637||Seminar in Gifted Education and Talent Development||3|
|PSY 432G||Psychology of the Gifted and Creative||3|
|EDU 699||Specialist Project||6|