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SOC-OFE Masters Students - SOC Program Resources: State Education Specialization

State Education Specialization

State Education Specialization


The State Education Specialization allows you to select and add courses to your program, which are not included in your general program, yet may be necessary to meet the educational requirements for licensure in the state in which you plan to practice.

  • Additional courses
  • Additional field experience requirements (5-credit option, additional terms of practicum/internship courses)
It is your responsibility to identify those additional courses/requirements that may be required for licensure in your state.

To add the State Education Specialization to your program:


Request confirmation from your state board of the specific courses you will need to meet the specific educational licensure requirements for the state in which you plan to practice.


Complete the State Education Specialization Request form (below).


Submit the State Education Specialization Request form and the required confirmation from your state board to


  For assistance with course offerings, contact Student Success Advising at or 800-925-3368.

Questions about licensure and the State Education Specialization can be directed to