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M.Ed. Online

Gifted and Talented Education

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

12 months
Duration
725 USD/credit 21750 USD/year
725 USD/credit 21750 USD/year
320 USD/credit 9600 USD/year
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About

The masters of education in Gifted and Talented Education at University of Arkansas at Little Rock provides specialized knowledge and competencies needed to meet the challenge of providing an appropriate education for children and adolescents with gifts and talents. 

Overview

Students in the Gifted and Talented Education program from University of Arkansas at Little Rock work with an adviser to design a study plan tailored to their specific needs and career goals.

The MEd is a 30 hour program plus a Comprehensive Examination or 33 hours for the thesis or National Board Certificate option.

Key Features 

  • The curriculum is arranged in a structured, developmental sequence that builds teaching and administrative skills reflecting best practices in the field. 
  • It explores a variety of theoretical frameworks for understanding talent development, as well as experiential learning and practical application.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Teaching the Gifted and Talented
  • Creativity Seminar
  • Current Issues in Research on Education of the Gifted and Talented
  • Curriculum and Instruction in Gifted Education
  • Advanced Placement for Talented Youth
  • Administrative and Legal Issues in Gifted Education

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution, with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.75 (4.0 scale) or 3.0 in the last 60 hours; or Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a 3.0 GPA
  • favorable recommendation from faculty in the program
  • completed College of Education Biographical Data Sheet
  • valid teacher license; contact program coordinator for exceptions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 725 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 725 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 320 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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