Student Resources

If you decide to pursue one of our certificates or our minor option, we provide scholarship options and coordinators to help you.

Scholarships and stipends

Students who are Policy and Practice trainees may receive stipends.

CREATE scholarship

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The CREATE scholarship provides scholars with the opportunity to complete the MEd in Special Education Low Incidence/Severe-Profound emphasis with Certification. The scholarship program pays for tuition and fees associated with the completion of this two year program.

Contact : Janis.Nicol@nau.edu or 928-523-5878

Program coordinators

Find the coordinator of your program to ask them questions, find out how to get involved, or for academic advice.

Certificate in Assistive Technology

Janis Doneski-Nicol, M.S. CCC-SLP
E-mail: Janis.Nicol@nau.edu
Phone: 928-523-5878

Certificate in Disability Policy and Practice

Dr. Karen Applequist
E-mail: Karen.Applequist@nau.edu 
Phone: 928-523-9276

Certificate in Positive Behavior Support

Daniel Davidson, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA
Institute for Human Development
P.O. Box 5630
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5630
Email: dpd@nau.edu 

Minor in Disability Studies

Katherine Mahosky, M.S.
E-mail: Katherine.Mahosky@nau.edu
Phone: 928-523-3614