M.Sc. On Campus

Special Education

Indiana University South Bend

12 months
760 USD/credit 22800 USD/year
760 USD/credit 22800 USD/year
322 USD/credit 9660 USD/year
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The Master of Science (M.S.) in Education with a major in Special Education at Indiana University South Bend is designed for students (with a special education degree) seeking an advanced degree in special education in mild interventions (P-12) or intense interventions (P-12).


The M.S. is designed to strengthen an individual’s competencies in special education and prepare them for positions of leadership in area schools and agencies working with individuals with disabilities.

Learning outcomes

Indiana University South Bend students complete a minimum of 36 credit hours for this degree. Students interested in discussing degree requirements should contact the Office of Education Student Services to arrange an appointment. All degree-seeking students must apply separately for admission to the M.S. in Education, Special Education degree program. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA while pursuing the degree. The program will be offered when there are enough students to form a cohort.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced Classroom Management Techniques for Special Educators 
  • Advanced Computer Technology for Special Education 
  • Special Education Law and Procedures 
  • Advanced Instructional Methodology for Special Educators 
  • Math and Science Methods for Special Education
  • Language Arts Methods for Special Education
  • Adapting Computers for Special Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application deadline is July 1; program starts in late August.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

These are the General admission requirenments that apply to any Education degree. See each degree for specific admission requirenments.

  • Application for Admission to Graduate Study.
  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited university. Applicants may apply to the program prior to the completion of the undergraduate degree provided that the degree is earned by May of the admission year. Original academic records (with English translation).
  • Tuition Fee

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    • International

      22800 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 760 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • National

      22800 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 760 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • In-State

      9660 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 322 USD per credit during 12 months.

    Living costs for South Bend

    885 - 1432 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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