Master of Arts in Special Education
University of Massachusetts Global

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Special Education program prepares you to advocate for those with disabilities and improve teaching strategies to enhance student performances. The curriculum addresses educational learning needs, intervention strategies, best practices for instruction and assessment, and services for those with disabilities and their families. You will also receive instruction in educational technology for addressing and identifying behavioral needs. Concentrations are available in a variety of specializations, including autism, early childhood, and applied behavior analysis.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Massachusetts Global is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Hold a current special education teaching credential or take EDUU 511 Collaboration For Inclusive Schooling