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Special Education General Curriculum

Columbus State University

12 months
Duration
9804 USD/year
9804 USD/year
2520 USD/year
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About

The M.Ed. program in Special Education General Curriculum at Columbus State University is designed for teachers who hold a clear renewable T-4 teaching certificate. 

Overview

The program in Special Education General Curriculum at Columbus State University provides advanced professional and pedagogical studies that develop expertise in the knowledge, skills, and habits of accomplished teachers.

Educator Preparation at Columbus State University is accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), formerly the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

All educator preparation programs are approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates will:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the philosophical, historical and legal foundations of Special Education
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the developmental, behavioral, and learning needs of children with special needs
  • Demonstrate effectiveness in instructional planning and assessment for children with special needs
  • Demonstrate the understanding and implementation of effective teaching strategies and methods for children with special needs
  • Demonstrate the establishment and management of appropriate learning environments for children with special needs
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with parents, professionals, and community agencies involved in the welfare of children with special needs
  • Demonstrate the integration of technology into instructional planning for children with special needs

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Nature and Characteristics of Students with Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Advanced Assessment of Exceptional Child/Youth
  • Assistive Technology for Exceptional Learners
  • Teaching Students with Mild and Moderate Disabilities
  • Practicum in Mild and Moderate Disabilities
  • Trends and Issues in Special Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

36-38

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 (regular admission) or 2.50 (provisional admission) on all undergraduate work at an accredited United States institution in fulfillment of the requirements for a baccalaureate degree
  • A clear renewable teaching license or documentation of eligibility for certification (approved program completion and applicable licensure exam scores)
  • The successful applicant must not have a criminal record or discharge from the armed services that would prevent recommendation for related teacher certifications

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    9804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4902 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4902 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    2520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1260 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbus

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

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