Master of Education in Special Education / Gifted Education
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

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
  • 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