Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus Rubloff Hall

Graduate Programs

Learning Behavior Specialist Endorsement

The Learning Behavior Specialist (LBS I) endorsement prepares teachers who already hold an Illinois PEL (Professional Educator License) to obtain LBS I endorsement attached to the grade level of their existing PEL with the four courses determined by Illinois state requirements. Any student possessing an Illinois teaching license meets the admission criteria of the SOE. This endorsement is designed for K-12 teachers. The Special Education Endorsement is designed for licensed teachers seeking to obtain Learning Behavior Specialist (LBS I) endorsement in Illinois.

Required coursework for LBS I endorsement include:

Contact Information

For more information, please contact the Graduate Admission Office at or 773-298-3053.