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Special Education with a Specialization in Autism, Grade 7-12

St. Thomas Aquinas College

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
1035 USD/credit
1035 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The MSEd. in Special Education with a Specialization in Autism, Grade 7-12 at St. Thomas Aquinas College is ideal for certified teachers who would like to develop their classroom knowledge and skills to meet the needs of students with disabilities. The program is a total of 36 credits. Most candidates complete the program in two years but candidates can work at a quicker or slower pace as needed. 

Overview

We offer a master degree in Special Education with a Specialization in Autism, Grade 7-12 at the St. Thomas Aquinas College. Upon completion of the program, candidates will be recommended for NY state teaching certification in Students with Disabilities at the appropriate grade levels. 

Candidates specializing in Autism will also be recommended for the Annotation in Severe and Multiple disabilities. Candidates will be prepared to work as a special educator in a variety of settings such as a self-contained classroom, a resource room setting or work as a co-teacher in an inclusive classroom.

There are four degree options for candidates in this program:

  • Special Education, Grades 1-6
  • Special Education, Grades 7-12
  • Special Education with a Specialization in Autism, Grades 1-6
  • Special Education with a Specialization in Autism, Grade 7-12

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Autism & Low Incidence Disabilities
  • Cognition and Instruction
  • Research Methods in Special Education
  • Assessing Students with Mild Disabilities
  • Developing Learning Environments

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The Admissions Office reviews applications year-round and operates on rolling admissions.

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application
  • GRE general test scores or Miller Analogy Test (MAT) score for Master's Programs
  • Official transcripts from each previously attended college or university must be sent to the Office of Admissions directly from the issuing institution
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of Professional Goals
  • For MSEd and Post-Master's applications, a teaching certificate must be held by applicant

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1035 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1035 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1035 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1035 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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