Master of Education in Special Education
Georgia Southern University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Special Education program provides additional preparation to certified teachers when helping students with disabilities in the PreK-12 setting.  Students learn to research and apply evidence-based pedagogy in all areas of instruction in the PreK-12 settings for diverse learners with an emphasis on mild or moderate to severe disabilities.  Coursework also prepares students to use technological resources as tools for instruction, to use reflective practices necessary to be effective teachers for students with diverse learning needs, and to develop school and community partnerships that lead to addressing content in a variety of functional and academic areas.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Georgia Southern University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Possess or be eligible for a Georgia level four certificate or equivalent or possess or be eligible for a Certificate of Eligibility for an Induction certificate