Master of Education in Special Education (Licensure)
Colorado Christian University

Program Details

Explore the Licensure track of the online Master of Education degree in Special Education offered by Colorado Christian University.  This program provides students with the tools and knowledge to begin a professional career in teaching.  Studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Classroom Management
  • Issue in Education
  • Diagnostic Assessment

Students will be required to take on a teaching internship as well as complete a student teaching experience in approved special education settings.  Courses are designed for the working professional to be flexible and accelerated.  Completing this program qualifies students to apply to the Colorado Department of Education for a teaching license as well as certification by the Association of Christian Schools International.

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Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Colorado Christian University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Criminal Background Check, Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Applicants must take and pass the state approved content exam in Elementary Education and submit test results to CCU prior to enrolling in any education core courses.
  • Students are required to complete a student teaching and internship experience.

Restricted States

Alaska, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington