Master of Arts in Exceptional Child Education
Southeast Missouri State University

Program Details

Southeast Missouri State University offers a Master of Arts in Exceptional Child Education. The program offers busy teachers an opportunity to further their education by focusing on students with special needs and gifted growth. Students can pursue one of the following areas of emphasis:

  • Mild/Moderate Cross-Categorical
  • Autism
  • Early Childhood Special Education

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Southeast Missouri State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a teaching certificate or a qualifying score on the Missouri Content Exam (MoCA), or take and be in the 50th percentile of the verbal and analytic components of the GRE or the MAT.