Master of Education / Special Education
Northeastern University

Program Details

The Master of Education in Special Education at Northeastern University allows licensed educators to enhance their professional portfolio and gain experience teaching and supporting students with specialized learning needs.

Adding special education to your professional portfolio opens doors to working with new groups of students in meaningful ways. The Master of Education in Special Education degree program will prepare you to anticipate and meet the needs of a broad range of students with specialized learning needs.

This program is designed for teachers or aspiring teachers who have already earned an initial license as an elementary or secondary teacher and want to help children with a broad range of learning needs reach their full potential. Your fellow students are professional and aspiring teachers who share a passion to deepen their knowledge of educational theory and practice, while learning the latest ways to improve special education.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Statement of purpose
  • Professional resumé
  • Official undergraduate transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Teacher's license; Initial or professional level: provide a copy of license

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education