Master of Education in Special Education
Florida Gulf Coast University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Special Education program teaches techniques and skills required for working with students with special needs and disabilities.  The curriculum includes classes in educational research, instructional approaches, theories, and teaching methods for behavioral disorders.  Graduates are able to design and conduct research to understand and address issues in the field, collaborate with colleagues to design and implement professional development experiences, and develop and implement appropriate instructional and behavioral plans based on student assessment results.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Florida Gulf Coast University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GRE, MAT, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)