2020-2021 Catalog Fall Update

ESP 529 Fundamentals of the IEP Process

The purpose of this course is to provide candidates with the compliance elements necessary for writing and implementing a quality Individualized Educational Plan (IEP). This course emphasizes State and Federal mandates, procedural safeguards, content requirements, and parent participation. Upon successful completion of this course, candidates will be able to write an appropriate IEP that meets the needs of special education students.




  1. This course will prepare students to:
  2. Articulate the IEP process.
  3. Develop goals and objectives for IEP.
  4. Identify State and Federal components of an IEP.