Master of Arts in Education / Special Education, Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education
Eastern Kentucky University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Education with a specialization in Special Education, Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education program promotes the knowledge and skill sets needed to advance the quality of services and educational programs for students with disabilities.  The curriculum prepares individuals to work as leaders in early childhood settings, including state and local level organizations providing professional development and support to early childhood teachers.  In addition, students can choose to add on a certificate in specialty areas that complement and enhance their content areas.


  • Official transcripts from any and all colleges or universities previously attended
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (or a GPA of 3.25 or higher in their last 60 hours) or submit GRE or MAT scores

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Students who do not hold teacher certification in Kentucky should consult with their state's licensing agency to determine whether this program will meet their state's licensure requirements.