The Special Education Institute

225 Humanities Building

Martin, TN 38238


(731) 881-7300


David Carithers, Facilitator

The Special Education Institute

If you are a teacher, teaching on a waiver, alternative, or transitional license in special education, the Special Education Institute is a way to get your licensure free of charge. This year the Institute is offering courses in May,June and July. May and June provide online classes and July provides two weeks of Special Education classes.  You can take one course per week.  The Insitute dates are July 9- 20.  Housing will be available for all students outside the immediate area.


If funds are available institute participants may take courses during regular semesters.


The Special Education Institute is funded by a grant from the Department of Education. 

Undergraduate Programs

We offer undergraduate programs in Interdisciplinary Studies, Secondary Education, and Special Education.

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Conceptual Framework for Programs

The purpose of the Educator Preparation Program at UT Martin is to provide education professionals with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary to become effective facilitators of learning.

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