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About

At Special Education from Appalachian State University students learn and practice advanced skills in improving the lives of those with special needs. Graduates are regarded as well trained and are readily hired to teach special education in public and private schools across the country. 

Overview

Special Education from Appalachian State University fulfills requirements for the advanced competencies licensure from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. Graduates are eligible for employment in a variety of special education settings. Students are required to complete a final portfolio (Product of Learning) in the last semester of their program.

Careers

  • Teacher
  • Behavioral Specialist
  • Resource Teacher

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Informing Practice in Special Education
  • Product of Learning
  • Special Education Law and Leadership
  • Advanced Studies in Classroom Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Required number of references to specify in the online form: 3
  • Graduate School: 3.0 GPA in the last earned degree and official scores from the appropriate admission test(s), OR 2.5 GPA in the last earned degree and official scores at the 25th percentile level from the appropriate admission test(s).
  • Submit your graduate application online.
  • Pay the online application fee
  • Mail official or certified transcript(s) from all colleges and universities attended that have been evaluated by a NACES accredited credential evaluation service.
  • Provide proof of English proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19849 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19849 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4839 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 4839 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Boone

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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