Special Education, M.Ed. | Part time online | The University of Maine | United States
12 months
Duration
29214 USD/year
29214 USD/year
9738 USD/year
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About

A master’s degree (M.Ed.) in Special Education from The University of Maine provides graduates with an understanding of how to apply current evidence-based practices in PreK-12 classrooms for children with special needs. 

Overview

Understanding a child’s needs is essential to ensure that he or she receives the proper attention, assistance and intervention to succeed in school. Our graduates apply best practices to address the needs of students in inclusive, general-education learning environments. 

Careers in special education

  • To be successful in the special education programs, graduate students must have access to children with disabilities or be working as special education teachers to fulfill program requirements. 
  • A graduate degree in Special Education at The University of Maine can lead to opportunities for career advancement, including positions as lead teachers, coaches and special education directors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adapting Instruction for Students with Disabilities
  • Educational Methods for Students with Autism
  • Behavior Management and Intervention
  • Educational Strategies For Students with Severe Disabilities
  • Program Planning and Curriculum Access
  • Math Methods in Special Education

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript of all previous college or university work
  • Official test scores
  • $65 application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29214 USD/year
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  • National

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9738 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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