Education Specialist in Special Education
Jackson State University

Program Details

The online Education Specialist in Special Education program is available to educators certified at the master’s level who seek to develop skills as educational leaders in research, teaching, and service for students with disabilities.  The curriculum addresses current issues and trends in special education as it seeks to encourage and facilitate the efforts of candidates to acquire knowledge, skills, understandings, appreciations, and attitudes necessary for effective interaction and instruction of those with disabilities.  The program broadens the candidate’s knowledge base and develops competencies and attitudes that promote and actualize excellence in teaching and outcomes.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Jackson State University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Interview, Essay/Writing Sample, Occupational License