M.Sc. On Campus

Special Education

California State University San Bernardino

24 months
14726 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Special Education from California State University San Bernardino will provide students with advanced preparation in research methodologies and research based practices that address contemporary topics and issues in the field of Special Education. 


Options for concentration in Early Childhood Special Education, Mild to Moderate Disabilities, and Moderate to Severe Disabilities are available.

The Special Education program at California State University San Bernardino recommends that students pursuing the Master of Science degree in Special Education be concurrently enrolled in an Education Specialist credential program. Students pursuing the degree only must have permission from the Special Education Program Coordinator.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar on Language and Literacy in Early Childhood Special Education
  • Methods in Early Childhood Special Education 
  • Mild to Moderate Disabilities option
  • Seminar in Literacy Learning for Students with Disabilities
  • Comprehensive Examination
  • Seminar on Moderate/Severe Disabilities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


52 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $70 Application fee (starting Fall 2020)
  • Prior college transcripts (unofficial accepted)
  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university
  • TB exam
  • Teaching credential or permit
  • Personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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    14726 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14726 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for San Bernardino

1000 - 1795 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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