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M.Sc. Online

Special Education (PreK-8) or (7-12) - Education

Saint Joseph's University

12 months
Duration
812 USD/credit 25172 USD/year
812 USD/credit 25172 USD/year
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About

The M.S. in Special Education (PreK-8) or (7-12) - Education at Saint Joseph's University prepares highly qualified educators to establish effective teaching and learning environments for children with special needs in their school and community.

Overview

Learning outcomes

Individuals who hold Level I Certification in Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School or Special Education (PreK-8) or (7-12) - Education at Saint Joseph's University and wish to obtain a certification to teach in special education classrooms and programs may choose between two grade level certifications, PreK-8 or 7-12, both of which prepare the candidate for Pennsylvania certification. Both classroom instruction and field placements offer our graduate students a rigorous and well-rounded curriculum addressing critical areas of special needs instruction.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Historical and Contemporary Perspectives in Education
  • Psychology of Teaching: Development Perspectives
  • Perspectives in Early Childhood Education 
  • Language and Culture
  • Interdisciplinary Teaching: Science
  • Interdisciplinary Teaching: Math and Technology
  • Interdisciplinary Teaching: Social Studies and Creative Exp 
  • Foundations and Current Issues in Special Education
  • Diagnostic Assessment and Progress Monitoring 
  • Inclusive Classroom Practices 
  • Early Childhood/Elementary Student Teaching

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

31 SCH

31-36

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Official transcripts for all credits earned, undergraduate and graduate
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Professional resume
  • Personal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25172 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 812 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    25172 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 812 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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