M.Ed. On Campus

Special Education

Southeastern Louisiana University

12 months
11528 USD/year
11528 USD/year
3432 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Southeastern Louisiana University's Special Education graduate program prepares leaders in the field with an emphasis on extended knowledge of theory and application of theory in schools, communities and family settings. 


Students develop the ability to provide professional services and leadership in schools, school districts and professional organizations. 

In the Special Education program from Southeastern Louisiana University, students receive intensive study in their selected areas of concentration. Students gain the knowledge, skills and dispositions needed to have a positive impact on student achievement.


  • Accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation / National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the Council for Exceptional Children
  • Course objectives and learner outcomes aligned with the COMPASS/Louisiana Components of Effective Teaching, the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, Learned Societies and the College of Education Conceptual Framework

Programme Structure

  • Total semester hours required: 36
  • Complete all requirements stated in the catalogue and the candidate's degree plan within a six-year period
  • Satisfactorily complete portfolio requirements in PASSPORT throughout the program

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts are required from all previously attended institutions.  2.5 cumulative undergrad GPA or 2.75 on last 60 hrs of coursework.
  • GRE scores are required for all applicants excluding MBA & music programs. MBA requires GMAT & MAT requires PRAXIS I & II scores.  
  • Proof of Immunization.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5764 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    11528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5764 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1716 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Hammond

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.


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