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Special Education - Learning and Behavioral Disabilities

24 months
Duration
21334 USD/year
21334 USD/year
16224 USD/year
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About

Special Education - Learning and Behavioral Disabilities from Kean University will help you advance your career as you create a supportive and healthy classroom environment for students of all abilities.

Overview

At Special Education - Learning and Behavioral Disabilities from Kean University, you will choose from three master's in special education programs — learning and behavioral disabilities, developmental disabilities, and applied behavioral analysis and autism spectrum disorder — as well as three post-master's certification programs. In each, you will plan, implement and assess instruction for students, considering their unique learning and behavioral needs.

What You Learn

At the Special Education - Learning and Behavioral Disabilities program from Kean University, you will develop an evidenced-based approach to teaching students with disabilities through the use of empirically validated principles of learning to design, implement, and evaluate individualized teaching procedures.

  • Study the science behind learning and behavior
  • Design, implement and evaluate individualized teaching procedures
  • Model and implement approaches both in the university and school settings
  • Examine ethical considerations for students
  • Develop in-depth knowledge and critical skills in the application of intervention strategies
  • Engage in a systemic approach to improve the quality of life of your students

Kean's multidisciplinary special education programs rely on the latest research and best practices to provide you with the tools needed for success in the classroom, both yours and your students.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Special Education and Educational Implications
  • Educational Strategies for Students With Disabilities
  • Assessment in Spec Ed
  • Computer Application in Special Education
  • Differentiating Instruction in theýinclusive Classroom
  • Transition in Special Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

36-39

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Bachelor's degree (or foreign equivalent) from an accredited college or university
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (candidates with under a 3.0 will be considered based on the strength of the overall application)
  • Official copies of ALL post-secondary transcripts (this includes transcripts that reflect transfer credit)
  • Professional Resume or CV
  • Personal Statement
  • 2-3 Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10667 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    21334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10667 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    16224 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8112 USD per semester during 24 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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