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Special Populations - Special Education (M.Ed.)


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Special Populations - Special Education (M.Ed.)

This Online Master's Program in Special Populations with a Special Education Emphasis assists students to focus on obtaining the necessary capacity for working with students with disabilities.

This program also meets certification requirements to teach special education (EC-12) in the state of Texas.

Students who complete this emphasis:

  • Understand, assess, and evaluate the needs of students with disabilities to make instructional decisions.
  • Skillfully manage the teaching environment, including the use of assistive technology.
  • Promote students’ educational, behavioral and social performance.
  • Apply knowledge of transition issues and teaching across the lifespan.
  • Engage the roles and responsibilities of the teaching profession.

Total Hours 30
Graduate GPA 3.0 minimum preferred
Test Scores Required There is no GRE requirement for this program.
Degree Awarded Master of Education in Special Populations