Master of Education in Special Education / Early Childhood Special Education & Autism
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

University of Missouri – Columbia offers an online Master of Education in Special Education, with a focus in Early Childhood Special Education and Autism. The curriculum draws closer to ages birth through 5 and autism signs they can encounter in their learning journey. Students will learn techniques and methods for working with this particular population of students.


  • Completed bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate education
  • Transcripts of all previous college or university education
  • GRE scores
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter of intent

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission