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Master of Arts in Education / Special Education - Advanced Practitioner

Program Details

University of Nebraska at Kearney offers an online Master of Arts in Education in Special Education, with a specialization in Advanced Practitioner. This program prepares educators who already hold a certification in Special Education, and are seeking more career options. Students can choose form one of the 4 options of emphasis:

  • Behavior Intervention Specialist
  • Inclusion and Collaboration Specialist
  • Assistive Technology Specialist
  • Functional Academic Skills and Independent Living Specialist


  • Transcript for an accredited education degree 
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A current resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • Teacher Certification in Special Education

Accreditation & Licensing

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

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)