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Special Education

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

M.A. Blended
24 months
Duration
485 USD/credit
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About

Whether you are currently working in education or new to the field, Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Special Education program prepares you to work with learners who receive special education services for specific learning disabilities, children on the autism spectrum, and/or those with emotional or behavioral disorders.

Overview

Options are available for licensed educators looking to add a SPED license, those seeking their very first teaching license, and those wishing to obtain a master's degree without preparing for licensure. Our master's in special education can be customized to meet your needs and the needs of your students. The length of time it takes to complete your degree depends on the program option you choose.

Career Options

The Special Education program offered by Saint Mary's University of Minnesota prepares you for licensure as a teacher in Minnesota. A majority of graduates pursue special education teaching in public or private K-12 schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Orientation 
  • Foundations of Special Education
  • Literacy Development and Interventions 
  • Assistive Technology, Instruction, & Interventions
  • The IEP Process

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application form
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • Official transcripts posting the applicant’s completed bachelor degree
  • Other relevant official transcripts documenting potential transfer credits
  • International transcripts must be evaluated by a university-accepted evaluator
  • A reflective essay which includes a brief description of the applicant’s background, training, and experience, a description of the areas the applicant considers to be their strengths and areas in which the applicant wishes to develop greater strengths and abilities, and any personal information the applicant wishes to share
  • Two recommendations
  • A current résumé listing educational background and work experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    485 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 485 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    485 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 485 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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