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.
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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 EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA2.75 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s)