MS Ed – Special Education Teaching
Capella University

Program Details

Take your passion for instructing special children to another level with this online MSEd in Special Education Teaching. You’ll focus on delivering specialized curriculum and collaboration with other instructors to improve educational outcomes. At Capella, this advanced degree integrates a capstone course and usually includes the following classes:

  • Assessment and Planning for Students with Disabilities
  • Instruction for Students with Disabilities
  • Communication, Consultation, and Collaboration for Special Education
  • Instructional Coaching to Improve Teaching and Learning


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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

Capella University's Educator Preparation Provider (EPP) is accredited based on the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) Standards through 2024.