LBD – Add On

LBD – Add On


Learning to handle students with special education needs take specific training.

Midway University offers its Learning and Behavior Disorders (LBD) degree certification with any of its teacher education programs which include elementary, middle or secondary education (P-5, 5-9, P-5/5-9 or 9-12).

The LBD-add on concentration cannot be the only concentration for an Education degree. In order to take the LBD program, student must have successfully completed Checkpoint I and EDU 315 as well as have the LBD concentration listed on their academic record.

Many of the LBD courses can be completed online. Students should always consult with their advisor on the schedule and courses required for this program.

Why Midway?

16:1

student-to-faculty ratio

Affordability

90% of students receive some form of financial assistance

Support

meet faculty face-to-face to get in-person assistance even as an online student

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply?

We offer a simple online application process. Create your account, submit all materials and track your application status conveniently online. Paper application forms are available for download if needed. Admissions Counselors are available to assist you with the application process and answer any questions you may have about Midway University and our programs. Give them a call at 1.800.952.4122 or email admissions@midway.edu.

Specific admissions details are available for:

What are my financial aid options?

Students are eligible as “full-time and “part-time” students for Federal loans and may be eligible for Federal and/or State grants. (A full-time student is a student taking 12 credit hours or more per term; a part-time student is a student taking 6-12 credit hours.)

Visit Financial Aid for more details.

How much will it cost?

Midway University works hard to provide quality degree programs at an affordable price for our students. Our online and evening undergraduate and graduate programs’ tuition is based on the number of credit hours taken each module. You can review our current credit hour tuition rates and fees online.

Make sure you get the whole picture before making your decision. First, complete your FAFSA so you can see what financial aid you are eligible to receive and complete your application. Once you are admitted to Midway University, you can meet with our Financial Aid Office to discuss all the eligible aid (federal, state and institutional) that you have access to. This is the only way to figure out the true cost and if you will have any out-of-pocket expenses to cover. We also have specific resource information for military students.

Can I transfer credits from another school if I am accepted into this program?

Midway University accepts transfer credits from regionally accredited institutions that are 100-level or higher with a grade of “C” or better.  At the time of admission, our Admissions Counselors will provide an unofficial evaluation of your transfer credit.  An official evaluation will be completed by the Registrar’s Office after acceptance.

Specific admissions details are available for:

University credit can be earned for knowledge gained through prior work and learning experience depending upon the nature and scope of the experience. Students can earn up to 21 credit hours towards an undergraduate degree program based on assessment. Review the Credit for Prior Learning webpage or section in the catalog for more information.

What support services are available for online and evening students?

Midway University’s Student Success Center provides both Academic Support and Career Services resources for all Midway students. Academic Support includes one-on-one tutoring, small group tutoring and virtual (or online) tutoring. Workshops are held throughout the year to support student learning.

Career Services resources are available to students, alumni and others within our community to help them gain relevant and practical career readiness training through education and experiential learning within internships, job shadowing, career counseling and strategic corporate partnerships.

Don’t see your question here? Our admissions staff would be happy to discuss our online degree programs with you and answer your questions. Get the conversation started by calling us at 800.952.4122 or by email at admissions@midway.edu.

A Peek Inside Our Program

You will earn your online Learning and Behavior Disorders Certification by completing 21 credit hours. Depending on credits transferred or credits earned through our Credit for Prior Learning program, that time could be a lot less.

Course Number Name of Course Credit Hours

Learning Behavior Disorder P-12

21
EDU 321Characteristics of Children and Youth w/Learning Behavoir Disorders3
EDU 329Educational Programming for Secondary LBD Students3
EDU 332Educational Evaluation Techniques3
EDU 340Classroom and Behavior Management for Children/Youth with LBD3
EDU 350Instructional Technology, Materials and Community Resources for Children and Youth w/LBD3
EDU 380Educational Programming for Elementary Students w/Learning and Behavior Disorders 3
EDU 390Children and Youth with Exceptionalities in Regular Education3

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