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The Advanced Alternate Route to Certification (AARC) program currently offers two programs.

Advanced Alternate Route to Certification for Special Education

Advanced Alternate Route Program for Special Education (AARC) is a program for certified teachers to earn a cross-endorsement in Comprehensive Special Education. 

Advanced Specialty Certification for Teachers of the Blind and Visually Impaired

This is an advanced certification for special educators who hold a current 065 or 165 certification, three years of teaching experience, and a desire to work with visually impaired students.

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