Master of Education in Special Education
Southwestern Oklahoma State University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Special Education program is designed for educators who want to further their knowledge and skills with teaching students with mild and moderate disabilities.  The curriculum prepares educators to teach students with special needs from birth to adulthood, helping them assess, evaluate, plan, and manage the curriculum and environment that is best suited to helping these students achieve all they possibly can.  Courses include:

  • Introduction to Mild & Moderate Disabilities
  • Assessment of Exceptional Individuals
  • Planning and Managing the Teaching Environment
  • Legal and Ethical Practices in Special Education
  • Instructional Content and Practices for Students with M/M Disabilities

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Southwestern Oklahoma State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested