Master of Arts in Teaching / Special Education
Mississippi State University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Teaching Special Education program prepares individuals to teach mild to moderate special education classes in grades K-12.  Courses may include:

  • Advanced Planning for Special Education
  • Introduction to Assessment in Special Education
  • Special Education in the Regular Classroom
  • Intro to Teaching Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disorders
  • Contingency Management with Exceptional Children

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Mississippi State University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Criminal Background Check, Additional Materials May Be Requested, Statement of Purpose/Intent

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