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Special Education

Lamar University

M.Ed. On Campus Online
12 months
Duration
10630 USD/year
10630 USD/year
5722 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Lamar University Master of Education Degree in Special Education equips you with the skills and knowledge you need to become an effective educator of diverse learners.

Overview

You'll learn to develop modifications of a wide range of educational components such as content knowledge, methods of instruction and assessment through adaptation of materials, processes and research-based interventions.

Why Study Special Education at Lamar?

The Master of Education Degree in Special Education at Lamar University provides you an opportunity to apply knowledge through practical applications. This degree program aligns with standards developed by the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) and the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC): Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES). You'll have unique access to teaching internships in the area and your choice of career options upon graduation.

Career Paths

Upon successful completion of this program, you may seek opportunities as special education director, department head, integrated curriculum developer or supervisor, assessment coordinator or integrated classroom teacher. A shortage of special education teachers in Texas means you are likely to have a great deal of choice in your preferred location.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research/Current Issues in Education 
  • Normal Human Growth and Development
  • The Learning Process
  • Tests, MEasurements and Evaluation
  • Reading & Language Arts for the Exceptional Learner
  • School Law
  • Content Area Reading

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Application. All international graduate applicants should submit online applications through the Apply Texas system.
  • Submit Academic Records
  • Provide Proof of English Language Proficiency. International applicants, both undergraduate and graduate, must provide proof of English language proficiency through scores on the TOEFL or IELTS. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5315 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5315 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    5722 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2861 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

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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