Master of Arts in Education in Special Education / Collaborative Teacher (K-12)
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Program Details

University of Alabama at Birmingham offers an online Master of Arts in Education in Special Education with a concentration in Collaborative Teacher (K-12). This program combines coursework in a variety of areas that teachers need expertise in, including sensory and health methods, assistive technology, positive behavioral supports, legal issues and trends, and more.


  • Most or all content delivered online with the potential of few on-campus meetings
  • Requires from 31-34 credits for completion
  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended
  • MAT or GRE scores
  • Essay
  • Resume/CV
  • Three recommendations
  • Class B teaching certification through Alabama or an approved non-resident equivalent

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of Kentucky.