M.Sc. On Campus

Early Childhood Special Education Studies

Saint Cloud State University

12 months
12444 USD/year
12904 USD/year
8878 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At Early Childhood Special Education Studies  at Saint Cloud State University ,you will be prepared you for work in a home visit program for parents of infants and toddlers with disabilities or as a teacher at a public or private preschool program for children with and without disabilities.


Your learning will be guided by philosophies that support the interactive nature of child-environment exchanges and their importance to children's ongoing developmental progress. 

At the Early Childhood Special Education Studies program offered by Saint Cloud State University, you will learn assessment, evaluation, child intervention strategies and family interaction strategies, to aid you in identifying and providing services for young children with disabilities.Master's candidates will learn critical skills in research and comprehensive literature review.

Program Highlights

  • Student candidates gain experience in early intervention and early childhood special education
  • Designed for part-time or full-time students
  • Complements a variety of undergraduate program backgrounds and professions
  • Includes project-based assignments and extended field experiences 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Guidance of Young Children
  • Foundations of Parent/Family Education
  • Development of Young Children

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Upload unofficial transcripts. 
  • Unofficial documents will be used for the admission review process.  If admitted, you will need to submit official documents before coursework commences. 
  • Upload your statement of intent, resume, and a writing sample (if required).
  • Applicants may also submit unofficial copies of GRE/GMAT scores, TOEFL/IELTS/PTE and International transcript evaluations (if required) for the review process. 
  • If admitted, you will need to submit official documents before coursework commences.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12444 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12444 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12904 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12904 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8878 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Saint Cloud

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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