University of Missouri - Columbia offers an online Master of Education in Special Education degree with a specialization in Gifted Education. This program is for individuals who work with gifted and talented students, helping them enhance their abilities. Graduates of these types of programs typically fall into careers of instructional coordinators, occupational or recreational therapists, special education teachers, and others.
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
Two letters of recommendation
Statement of purpose
Letter of intent
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
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