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Gifted Education

Lindenwood University

24 months
540 USD/credit 8910 USD/year
540 USD/credit 8910 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Gifted Education program at Lindenwood University prepares you as a Lindenwood student to work effectively with gifted children.


You will examine and analyze research needed to identify and serve gifted children and learn the knowledge and skills required to develop and provide the most current instructional methods and services for gifted students. You will also learn how to create gifted programs based on the needs of a school district and learn how to work with administrators, school board members, and parents.

This Gifted Education program at Lindenwood University is excellent for teachers in honors classrooms as well as administrators focused on becoming gifted coordinators. When you complete the program, you will receive an add-on Missouri teaching certification. If you are a Master of Arts in Education student, you may also enroll in these courses as electives as allowed by your specific program.


  • Integrity - We are committed to ensuring trust and respect for all persons in an environment that cultivates individual and institutional integrity.
  • Dedication - We are committed to developing a high-performance work ethic and dedication to discipline or vocation.
  • Excellence - We are committed to providing quality and excellence in all our endeavors.
  • Creativity - We are committed to the development of original ideas, knowledge and innovative approaches to solving complex problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Education of the Exceptional Child
  • Innovation Mindset
  • Conceptualization of Education
  • Educational Research
  • Survey of Gifted and Talented Education
  • Curriculum Analysis and Design for Gifted Education
  • Assessment of Intellectual Skills

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH
  • 33-36



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Current résumé
  • Letter of intent, including a personal statement regarding your interest in the program and career goals
  • Official undergraduate transcript(s), as well as official transcript(s) from any graduate school(s) attended with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • If GPA is lower, an appeal can be made to the Director of Graduate Studies for admission. Please contact your enrollment counselor to discuss further.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 USD per credit during 24 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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