The online Master of Arts in Education with a specialization in Moderate and Severe Disabilities for grades PreK-12 is a certification program for certified teachers who wish to teach students with moderate to severe disabilities (MSD). The curriculum provides knowledge and strategies to teach MSD school-age children and young adults, as well as helping them plan for their transition into adult life, while stressing research-based practices and collaboration with regular education, families, and community agencies in inclusive settings. Coursework addresses instructional, social, educational, and transitional needs from birth through adult life.
- Submit official transcripts with undergraduate degree posted and official transcript if graduate coursework was completed
- Students must have either a 2.75 undergraduate GPA, a 3.0 on the last 30 hours of coursework, or a 3.5 on 15 hours of graduate work
- Please answer the writing prompt using critical thinking, communication, collaboration and creativity
- If you are certified in a state other than Kentucky, submit a copy of your teaching certificate
Council of the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges