Master of Science in Education / Special Education
Niagara University

Program Details

The online MS in Education / Special Education degree program from Niagara University emphasizes knowledge of the foundations of special education, characteristics of learners, and assessment, as well as instructional methods, accommodations, and modifications for students within various special education programs. Graduates are prepared for initial/professional certification in:

  • Teaching students with disabilities, grades 7-12
  • Teaching students with disabilities, grades 1-6


  • Official transcripts 
  • Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Two references
  • Statement of Intent
  • A 3.0 GPA

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education