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Special Education Information Sessions

Shelia Braggs

Meet Your Special Education Admissions Advisor

Hello, I am Shelia Braggs, your Program Admissions Advisor, and I am passionate about the opportunity to assist future educators!     

As Program Admission Advisor for the Special Education Program, School Counseling, Psychology, and Rehabilitation Counseling Programs, I invite you to join an information session to learn about the program options, admission requirements, and application steps. I aim to provide you with the pertinent details you will need to make an informed decision about pursuing your educational goals.

Shelia Braggs
Program Admissions Advisor


CSUSB Students

What you can expect to learn during the information session

Information sessions are a great way to learn about the credential programs at the Watson College of Education. During our virtual meeting, I will discuss the following topics in detail:

Introduction to the Program

We'll start by introducing the Special Education program, its objectives, and the benefits of earning this credential.

Program Structure

You'll learn about the program's curriculum, including the courses, fieldwork, and student teaching requirements. We'll also provide an overview of the program duration and scheduling options.  I’ll explain the importance of field experience and student teaching, as these are essential for teacher preparation. You'll learn about securing a student teaching placement and the support provided during this phase.

Application Process

We'll guide you through the application process, including deadlines, required documents, and how to submit your application.

Eligibility Requirements

We'll discuss the prerequisites and eligibility criteria for the program, including subject matter competency and the basic skills requirement.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

We'll provide information about available financial aid, scholarships, and other funding opportunities to support your journey in the program

Q&A Session

We'll open the floor for questions, allowing you to seek clarification on any aspects of the program, admissions process, or related topics.

Next Steps

At the end of the information session, I'll provide guidance on the next steps you should take to start your journey towards earning a Special Education teaching credential.



 Your Time is NOW

Information sessions are conducted on ZOOM! Choose from any of the dates listed below:

Special Education SB Campus Information Sessions


Special Education Palm Desert Campus Information Sessions

There are no scheduled upcoming events at this time.