Special Education

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The Department of Counseling, Quantitative Methods and Special Education offers an undergraduate major in special education.  Students also complete the requirements for a Professional Educator License (PEL) for Learning Behavior Specialist I (LBS I) from the Illinois State Board of Education.  The endorsement is for teachers already holding a PEL and want to add the LBS I area. You can earn a Bachelor of Science in Special Education from SIU through: