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Special Education - Autism Severe Intellectual Disabilities

Wilmington University

12 months
Duration
537 USD/credit
537 USD/credit
488 USD/credit
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About

Wilmington University's Master of Education in Special Education - Autism Severe Intellectual Disabilities provides licensed educators who are interested in acquiring research-based skills, knowledge and practices in teaching students with disabilities.

Overview

The Wilmington University's Master of Education Special Education - Autism Severe Intellectual Disabilities provides candidates interested in acquiring research-based skills, knowledge and practices in teaching students with disabilities. Students will identify two of the three following concentrations:  K-12 Teacher of Students with Disabilities and/or Autism & Severe Intellectual Disabilities and/or Early Childhood/Exceptional Children. Candidates gain knowledge in practices related to instructional approaches, materials, and an integrated, comprehensive, balanced curriculum to support student learning in reading and writing; assessment strategies and practices to evaluate effective reading and writing instruction; awareness, understanding, respect, and a valuing of differences in our society; literate environments that foster reading and writing; and leadership and professional development opportunities.

Learning outcomes

Multiple assessments are used to determine candidate growth toward achievement of the knowledge and skills described in the Master of Education Special Education: Instruction degree program competencies and the college-wide graduation competencies. Performance-based assessments are used to evaluate projects, assignments, and research papers. Goals, learning outcomes and activities, external assignments, and assessment strategies are linked directly to program and graduation competencies as stated on each course syllabus. Other assessment strategies may include coaching/mentoring sessions and observations of candidate performance in authentic settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Autism & Severe Disabilities
  • Advanced Behavioral Techniques
  • Functional Comm Indv with Autisim&Sever Disability
  • Methods of Instruction in Academic Standards and Functional Skills

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students - Rolling admission

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    537 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 537 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    537 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 537 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    488 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 488 USD per credit during 12 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.

Funding

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