M.Ed. On Campus Online

Special Education

University of Arkansas

12 months
28560 USD/year
28560 USD/year
10500 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The M.Ed. in Special Education at University of Arkansas is an online program, allowing students the opportunity to pursue educational goals at a time and place that fits their individual schedules.


The Special Education program offered by University of Arkansas prepares teachers for teaching students in grades K-12 with a wide variety of disabilities. It also prepares for teaching gifted and talented students.

Our program offers two licensure tracks:

  • M.Ed. leading to initial licensure
  • M.Ed. leading to endorsement


The College of Education and Health Professions provides the coursework needed for successful teacher candidates to submit a request for the special education license or endorsement from the Arkansas Department of Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Education
  • Statistics in Education and Health Professions
  • Curriculum Development and Instructional Planning
  • Measurement and Experimental Design
  • Teaching Literacy Skills to Students with Disabilities
  • Inclusive Practices for Diverse Populations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution of higher education
  • A minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) during the last 60 hours of undergraduate work
  • Praxis Core Exam, GRE, or other approved Standardized Core Knowledge Test
  • Three reference letters

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28560 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28560 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Fayetteville

930 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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