Education - Special Education, M.Ed. | Online (optional) | Wilmington University | New Castle, United States
M.Ed. On Campus Online

Education - Special Education

24 months
563 USD/credit 15201 USD/year
512 USD/credit 13824 USD/year
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Education - Special Education from Wilmington University prepares candidates for positions teaching students with disabilities in specific content/subject areas and grade levels (grades K-12).


Education - Special Education from Wilmington University prepares you for positions teaching exceptional children in specific content areas and grade levels (grades 1-12).

Learning outcomes

Students with disabilities must be taught by professionals who are trained in the identification, assessment, and teaching of individuals with exceptionalities. To reach this goal, the Master of Education in Special Education program has two distinct options which allows you to focus on your individual needs and career goals. This non-categorical program reflects Wilmington University's advocacy of an inclusion model of special education service delivery.

The WilmU Master of Special Education degree program offers a concentration in Autism & Severe Intellectual Disabilities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technology for Instruction
  • Diagnosis/Assessment/IEP Development for Exceptionalities
  • Advanced Behavioral Techniques
  • Curriculum in Special Education
  • Language and Literacy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


54 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Wilmington University Application for Admission

  • $35 non-refundable application fee

  • Copy of Permanent Resident Card

  • Official Transcripts from United States institutions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15201 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 563 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    13824 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 512 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for New Castle

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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