Master of Education in Special Education
Messiah University

Program Details

Messiah offers an online MEd in Special Education that has various areas of sub-specialization through programs of differing curriculum, costs and length to completion. Whether you are already certified in the field, or not, you can choose the online MEd that aligns with your professional goals. You’ll gain a strong teaching foundation, from a Christian perspective, to nurture those with learning challenges. Online MEd programs at Messiah include internships,  alongside a thesis or capstone project. Areas of concentration within this track that are usually offered include:

  • Special Education with Online Instruction
  • Special Education for 7-12 Certification (Pennsylvania only)
  • Special Education for PK-8 Certification (Pennsylvania only)
  • General Special Educations

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Messiah University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)