Portland State University

Special Education Added Endorsement (ADDSPED)

Add the Special Education Endorsement to your Existing Teaching License.


Laura Sequeira


For those who want to teach:

  • Special Education

Class Format:

  • A combination of online synchronous (evening and/or weekend) and asynchronous classes

Available to those who meet any of the following Educational Requirements:

  • Have a bachelor’s degree
  • Have a master’s degree or higher

If one of the following, describes your current employment by a school district, this program may be a good fit for you:

  • I work as a teacher and currently have a preliminary or professional teaching license