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Special Education - Adaptive-High Incidence Disabilities

University of Kansas

Master
12 months
Duration
19322 USD/year
24023 USD/year
10061 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
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About

KU’s Master's Degree in Special Education - Adaptive-High Incidence Disabilities is offered through the University of Kansas Department of Special Education, which was recently ranked 1st in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Public Institutions. 

Overview

The Master's in Special Education - Adaptive-High Incidence Disabilities at the University of Kansas School of Education provides graduate preparation focused on:

  • Meeting the educational needs of students with learning and/or behavior disabilities.
  • Strategies to promote access to the general curriculum as well as knowledge about how to address the unique learning and support needs of individual students.
  • Intensive academic and behavioral support strategies.
  • Strategies to work as co-teachers, consultants, and resource teachers who help classroom teachers adapt content and conditions for diverse and struggling learners.

To obtain a Special Education High Incidence Endorsement, one must hold a current general education license (early childhood, elementary, or secondary).

Students can obtain a Master's degree or may study for endorsement only (non-degree).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Char, Meth & Assess: Online Intro to Struggling Learners & Students w/High Incidence Disabilities
  • Meth & Assess: Lit Interventions for Struggling Learners & Students w/High Incidence Disabilities
  • Practicum: High-Incidence
  • Meth: Func Behavioral Assess, PBS & Classrm Mgmnt
  • Adv Meth & Assess: Learning Strategies & Content Mastery for Struggling Learners & Students w/High Incidence Disabilities
  • Adv Meth & Assess: Strat for Stud w/ Signfcnt Behavioral, Social & Emotional Needs
  • Family & Interprofessional Collab in Special Education
  • Trans Ed & Svcs from Child-Adult
  • Adv Practicum: High Incidence

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be considered for admission, prospective students must have completed a bachelor’s degree with a GPA greater than 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale). Applicants with an undergraduate GPA below 3.0 should contact an admission advisor for information about provisional admissions.
  • Copies of official transcripts confirming Bachelor’s degree (upload on application). Advising Report forms are not accepted.
  • Letter of Introduction (uploaded on application)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19322 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19322 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24023 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24023 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10061 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10061 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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