Master of Arts in Education / Special Populations
Augustana University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Education with a concentration in Special Populations program is offered to those who hold bachelor’s degrees with an emphasis in education and are eligible for licensure.  The curriculum focuses on how to support and teach at-risk students, with an emphasis on Autism, Response to Intervention (RTI) and emotional/behavioral issues.  Courses include RTI: Response to Intervention, Teaching Students at Risk, and Autism Spectrum Pedagogy.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Augustana University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Essay/Writing Sample

Additional Info

Be a licensed teacher and/or eligible for licensure