Master of Arts in Education / Special Education
Western Carolina University

Program Details

The online MAEd / Special Education degree program from Western Carolina University, designed for teachers who have an "A" level license in education, consists of a professional core, a special education core, and a concentration in one of the following areas:

  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Gifted Creative & Innovative Education
  • Mild to Moderate Disabilities
  • Severe/Profound Disabilities 

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Western Carolina University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Essay/Writing Sample, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)