Master of Education in Special Populations / Special Education
University of Houston

Program Details

University of Houston offers an online Master of Education in Special Populations / Special Education. The focus of this program is to develop teachers who can lead students with special learning needs. The curriculum emphasizes the roles and responsibilities of those teachers, and focuses on using assistive technology and behavioral methods. Students can choose to study a focus of Special Education or Gifted & Talented.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA on all graduate work attempted, if applicable
  • GRE test scores
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Statement of intent
  • Resume/CV

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges