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Master of Education in Special Education / Teach Well

Program Details

The University of Florida’s Master of Education in Special Education is designed to prepare instructors to serve students with disabilities in inclusive settings. This program’s distance learning delivery was designed with working educational professionals in mind who wouldn’t normally have the freedom to pursue a traditional graduate degree on-campus due to family, location, or work commitments.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Résumé
  • Official transcripts from colleges/ universities previously attended
  • Three letters of recommendation - at least two letters must be from academic and/ or work related references
  • Official GRE scores

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


UF is partially authorized for residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, and Washington. States pending authorization include: Kansas, Michigan, New York, and Oregon.

Distance education programs in allied health professions, counseling, education, nursing, social work, and veterinary medicine may require additional approval from state licensing agencies or boards. Out-of-state students who are considering applying to a professional program should contact the licensing agency or board in their state prior to enrollment.