M.A. Online

Special Education

University of Texas Permian Basin

12 months
12456 USD/year
12456 USD/year
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Earn a Master of Arts in Special Education completely online with University of Texas Permian Basin (UTPB)—part of the prestigious UT System. With our flexible online special education degree, you can balance the demands of going to school with work and family.


University of Texas Permian Basin online Special Education degree program is just as rigorous as our on-campus program. Every online course is taught by the same respected UTPB faculty members who teach on campus. 

The programme

And unlike other online special education programs, UTPB's online MA in Special Education is accredited by the State Board for Educator Certification, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Council for Exceptional Children. You'll find our faculty and staff are supportive and responsive to your needs. In fact, our online graduate programs earn high marks from U.S. News & World Report—#6 Student Services and Technology and #24 Student Engagement and Accreditation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Diversity in Education and the Social Sciences
  • Educational Psychology
  • Behavior Management and Social Skills
  • Methods for Teaching Exceptional Learners
  • Research in Special Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application 
  • Non-refundable application fee of $40
  • Official high school transcript showing grade average, class rank (or approximate), and expected date of graduation
  • SAT and/or ACT scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12456 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    12456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12456 USD for the full programme during 12 months.


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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