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Early Childhood Special Education

University of Texas at Austin

12 months
Duration
18032 USD/year
18032 USD/year
9274 USD/year
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About

The Early Childhood Special Education MEd/MA program from University of Texas at Austin prepares students to be leading scholars through intensive mentoring from ECSE faculty, core content in ECSE and early language development, and rigorous training in research methods. 

Overview

The Early Childhood Special Education MEd/MA program from University of Texas at Austin focuses on the use of Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Interventions for supporting young children with autism and developmental disabilities and their families.

Careers

Graduates with Early Childhood Special Education from University of Texas at Austin will be prepared  to be Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA) and practitioners of evidence-based practices for young children with disabilities developing in natural environments. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Overview of Early Childhood Special Education
  • Instruction and Intervention in Early Childhood Special Education
  • Theoretical Framework in Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Communication Intervention
  • Cultural and Linguistic Diversity
  • Families in Early Childhood Intervention
  • Single Subject Design
  • Professional Development in ABA
  • Advanced Concepts in Applied Behavior Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Priority Deadline: 1st December. Rolling Admissions Deadlines.

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in the U.S. or proof of equivalent training at a foreign institution if applying for the master’s program
  • A satisfactory grade-point average (GPA), particularly during the last two years of college and in any graduate study previously undertaken. The minimum required GPA for the Graduate School is 3.0.
  • Official Test Scores GRE required of all applicants. International applicants must take either the TOEFL or the Academic Examination of the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). 
  • Adequate Preparation Your records must reflect adequate subject preparation for your proposed graduate major. 
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Scores (International Applicants Only)
  • Pay the Application Fee
  • Submit Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18032 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9016 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18032 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9016 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9274 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4637 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Austin

1243 - 2304 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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