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Major All Level Special Education
Compassionate. Organized. Attentive.

Sound like you? These are just a few personality traits found in the Education and Human Services, a career field that provides critical support to one’s community.

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listening; oral and written communication; community building; planning and facilitating education and training; public speaking; teamwork; counseling individuals and groups; problem solving

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speech-language pathologist/audiologist, social worker, marriage or family counselor, assessment specialist, elementary/middle/high school teacher, athletic trainer/coach, chiropractor, psychologist (clinical, developmental, social), parks and recreation coordinator, registered nurse, vet technician, child care/elderly facilities manager, health educator, interpreter and translator, curriculum developer

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Major All Level Special Education

All-Level Special Education

Major in the College of Education

The program also focuses on preparing lessons plans, and developing skills for consulting with classroom teachers [...]
Major Applied Movement Science

Applied Movement Science

Major in the College of Education

Students interested in personal training, strength and conditioning coaching, sport performance coaching, sport coaching, teaching physical [...]
Major Architectural Studies

Architectural Studies

Major in the School of Architecture

This degree would need to be combined with a first-professional degree in architecture in order [...]
Major Art History

Art History

Major in the College of Fine Arts

The subject embraces a wide range of objects: paintings, drawings and prints of all kinds [...]
Major Asian Studies

Asian Studies

Major in the College of Liberal Arts

Students take courses from a variety of disciplines, including anthropology, history, literature, politics, philosophy, and religious [...]
Major Athletic Training

Athletic Training

Major in the College of Education

Athletic trainers are allied health care professionals that specialize in the prevention, assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation [...]
Major Classical Languages

Classical Languages

Major in the College of Liberal Arts

Students gain high-level competency in one or both of Latin and ancient Greek, and are exposed [...]
Major Classical Studies

Classical Studies

Major in the College of Liberal Arts

Study of these dynamic and influential societies is exciting in its own right and valuable also [...]
Major Communication And Leadership

Communication and Leadership

Major in the Moody College of Communication

Leadership is a core value of the University of Texas at Austin, and developing leaders for [...]
Major Communication Sciencesand Disorders

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Major in the Moody College of Communication

Hearing impairments include partial hearing and deafness. We teach students to understand and treat these challenges [...]
Major Communication Studies

Communication Studies

Major in the Moody College of Communication

These relationships can range anywhere from interpersonal to organizational. CMS majors are given the skills and [...]
Major Early Childhood To 6Th Grade Generalist Certification

Early Childhood to 6th Grade Bilingual Generalist Certification

Major in the College of Education

The EC-6 Bilingual major is designed for students seeking Texas certification to teach in a general [...]
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