As the number of students requiring special education services increases, the need for special education teachers continues to grow.
The Master of Science in Teaching Students with Disabilities Birth - Grade 6 and Early Childhood at Mercy College New York leads either to initial or professional certification in three areas:
- two in special education
- one in early childhood education
Professional certification requires an initial certificate and three years of classroom experience.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Language Development & Literacy Acquisition
- Develop and Exceptionalities
- Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
- Teaching Students
- Differentiated Instructional Methods and Materials
- 24 months
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DisciplinesEducation Teaching Early Childhood Education View 3571 other Masters in Education in United States
- Letters of recommendation
- Personal statement
- Test scores
- Additional transcripts from other colleges or universities
International23304 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 971 USD per credit during 24 months.
National23304 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 971 USD per credit during 24 months.
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