Master of Science in Special Education / High Incidence
Emporia State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Special Education with a concentration in High Incidence program is designed to improve the lives of children and youth with special needs, including children and youth with mild/moderate disabilities and/or children and youth who are gifted, talented, and creative.  The curriculum is designed to support the needs of the students, teachers, schools, and special education administrators as individuals learn about incidence disabilities, collaboration, and supervised practice.  Courses include Characteristics of Students with High Incidence Disabilities, Strategies for Students with High Incidence Disabilities, Consultation and Collaboration, and Seminar in Behavior Management.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA on last 60 hours of study
  • Teaching license
  • Letters of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission