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Transition Specialist Endorsement

Preparing professionals to take leadership in transition planning for students with disabilities.

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Begin This Program in January 2017

Lesley is offering the 15-credit Transition Specialist Endorsement at the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown, Massachusetts, beginning in January 2017. Courses will be offered on weekends, from 8 am–5 pm, one weekend a month, and the program can be completed in two semesters.

Students will have the opportunity to participate in field experiences at Perkins in partial fulfillment of requirements. And as the host site, Perkins will also offer lodging at a minimal cost if you are traveling from a distance and wish to stay over Saturday nights.

This is an exciting opportunity for those who wish to obtain a Massachusetts endorsement. Start your application today.

Meet the Program Director

Faculty Linda LengyelAssociate Professor Linda Lengyel has focused her work on supporting persons with complex needs, including supporting them and their families in school, work, employment, and home settings. At Lesley since 2012, Linda has taught a variety of special education courses. Read her full profile »

Transition Specialist Identified as Hot Education Career

In an article titled, "Think Outside the Box with These Hot Education Careers," U.S. News & World Report recently named transition services as a position experiencing growth in the special education field. Read more »

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