Master of Science in Special Education / Generalist
Montana State University-Billings

Program Details

The Billings campus of Montana State University offers a Master of Science in Special Education with a Generalist option. This program is specifically intended for students who do not have the foundational background in Special Education. The coursework includes classes on human development and learning, reading difficulties, legal and current issues, best practices, among many other topics.


  • Listed as mostly online, may have some on-campus requirements
  • Submit GRE or eligible admission test scores
  • Must hold Bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts reflecting all baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate work
  • A letter of intent or essay, if required by the program
  • Three letters of recommendation, if required by the program
  • A vita or resume

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities