Education Specialist in Special Education
University of West Georgia

Program Details

University of West Georgia offers an online Specialist in Education degree with a major in Special Education. This degree is for those who have completed a master's degree and wish to complete more education to advance. Special Education is a career that is expanding and formal education is needed to really meet the needs of students with special needs for learning.


  • Hold a master's degree in special education
  • A cumulative 3.5 GPA or higher on all graduate work
  • A current teaching certificate in special education
  • Document 2 or more years of successful experience as a special education teacher
  • Take part in an interview with program faculty

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges