Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Exceptionality / Special Education

Online 36 major credits * 2 years

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$240/mo

*if using financial aid

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For

Experienced educators who are interested in adding special education as a teaching field and who hold a general education teaching certificate.

What You Learn

The program is designed to provide individuals with an opportunity to acquire knowledge and practical experience to become highly qualified teachers in the area of Special Education/Exceptionality.

How You Learn

Online: This is an online cohort program. Students will check in online to complete assignments and participate in online discussions and group activities. While there are no face-to-face requirements, some live online sessions and/or conference call sessions may be required. Students will finish two courses every 15 weeks.

Career Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will earn a Master of Education degree in Special Education.

Requirements

Candidates for this program will be experienced teachers.

Degree Plan

CourseTitleHours
EDUC 5320
Exceptionality in Today’s Schools
3
EDUC 5303
Cultural Foundations
3
EDUC 5339
Human Growth and Development
3
EDUC 5314
Theories of Second Language Acquisition
3
EDUC 6326
Educational Research and Scholarly Writing
3
EDUC 5322
Evidence Based Practices for Students with Emotional Disorders
3
EDUC 6327
Educational Research Design and Data Analysis
3
EDUC 5345
Evidence Based Practices for Students with Mild Disabilities
3
EDUC 5331
Differentiating Instruction
3
EDUC 5325
Diagnosis and Remediation of Reading Difficulties
3
EDUC 5370Foundations of Reading3
BIE/DL 5362Techniques of Teaching English as a Second Language3
 Total Credit Hours:36
Please Note:

The chart above lists each of the courses that make up the M.Ed. degree, but it is not an official class schedule and is subject to change.