Master of Science in Education in Special Education
Indiana University Online

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Education in Special Education program prepares students for the challenges of special education in the diverse and changing landscapes of today’s classroom.  Courses are centered on research and teaching methods that are proven to be effective in preparing individuals to address high-incidence disabilities (mild intervention).  Core courses cover research-based instruction in classroom management, collaboration and service delivery, assessment, instructional strategies, and working with families.  They offer advanced opportunities to address the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed by special education teachers.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
  • Transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GRE scores required for students whose cumulative undergraduate GPA is below 3.00

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission