Graduates of the University of Minnesota Special Education teacher licensure programs are student-centered, collaborative professionals who deliver robust, high-quality, and specialized educational services, adding value to the learning and development of infants, children, and adults with disabilities from diverse cultural backgrounds.
Program graduates are knowledgeable in the following areas:
- Engaging in collaborative problem solving with families and professionals to meet the academic, social, behavioral, and life skills needs of individuals with disabilities;
- Implementing--and supporting others' implementation of--evidence-based instruction and intervention with fidelity to improve student outcomes;
- Using reliable and valid assessment data to make individualized educational decisions;
- Systematically selecting and adapting instructional supports to meet individual needs, based on data and knowledge of individual learning, developmental, cultural differences;
- Maximizing expectations and learning opportunities for individuals with disabilities in the Least Restrictive using the full continuum of services; and
- Upholding principles of professionalism and ethics in their practice.
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- Collaborative Practices for the Special Educator
- Foundations of Special Education
- Assessment and Due Process in Special Education
- Classroom Management and Behavior Analytic Problem Solving
- 12 months
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DisciplinesEducation Special Education Teaching View 662 other Masters in Special Education in United States
- Admission to a UMN graduate program requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in the U.S., or a comparable degree from outside the U.S.
- Many graduate programs prefer an undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or higher for admission.
- Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
- Many graduate programs require letters of recommendation, submitted and uploaded online.
International27192 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13596 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
National27192 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13596 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
In-State17568 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8784 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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