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M.Ed. Online Blended

Special Education

University of Alaska Southeast

24 months
Duration
25896 USD/year
25896 USD/year
12312 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The M.Ed. program in Special Education at the University of Alaska Southeast prepares teachers to develop and implement culturally responsive special education services for students with disabilities.

Overview

The M.Ed. program in Special Education at the University of Alaska Southeast is designed to accommodate practicing teachers, paraprofessionals, and other school-based professionals. Courses are offered in the evenings and in the summer and all courses are offered online and/or via audio conference. 

This e-Learning format allows candidates who live and work in Alaska’s remote and rural communities to remain in their communities while completing their graduate studies. 

The program focuses on the unique needs of

  • children and youth with disabilities;
  • Alaska’s diverse Native and non-Native communities; and
  • Alaska’s remote and rural and urban communities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Early Childhood Special Education 
  • Assessment of Students with Disabilities 
  • Curriculum and Strategies: Low Incidence 
  • Curriculum and Strategies: High Incidence 
  • Language & Literacy: Assessment & Intervention 
  • Transition Planning for Secondary Students 
  • Seminar: Special Education: Secondary

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed graduate application and $60 nonrefundable application fee.
  • An official transcript indicating baccalaureate degree and a GPA of 3.00.
  • Copy of current teaching certificate or admission to AKCoE teaching program.
  • Two letters of recommendation on AKCoE form.
  • Please write an essay of three to five pages (1500 words maximum) 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25896 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12948 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    25896 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12948 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12312 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6156 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Brookfield

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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