Early Childhood Special Education Program

Early Childhood Special Education

The Early Childhood Special Education major at Black Hills State University provides the opportunity to acquire training and certification needed to work with children ages birth through eight. Students learn strategies for reaching each individual child and connecting with families to enhance learning.

This major prepares students to work in public schools, state early intervention programs, private schools, or in nationally recognized early childhood developmental centers.


  • Study with BHSU early childhood education faculty who are strong advocates for children with typical and atypical educational needs.
  • Get involved with student organizations that support the learning goals of this program.
  • Gain early childhood experience at the BHSU Little Jackets Learning Center.

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