Master of Arts in Special Education
Ball State University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Special Education degree program furthers your skills when serving clients with disabilities. This completely online degree can include classes taken for a graduate certificate or an add-on teaching licensure. 

Coursework covers subjects including deaf or hard-of-hearing education, mild and intense interventions, early childhood special education, behavioral disorders, and disabilities in post-secondary settings. The curriculum provides advanced teaching strategies and focuses on how information is designed, displayed, and delivered to impact student success. 

Graduates may serve in resource rooms, self-contained classrooms, and private agencies. They may also serve as a consultant in inclusionary settings.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ball State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)