Special Education

Bay Path University

12 months
535 USD/credit
535 USD/credit
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Our relevant courses and exceptional practicum placements will enable you to take your place in this fast-growing profession. The MSEd/EdS in Special Education from Bay Path University will make it clear that you are the right person for the job.


As a teacher, a counselor, an administrator, a social services advocate, you know the educational system is complex and challenging. 

But there are students who, with guidance, one-on-one attention and individualized learning plans, will not only succeed in this system, but also thrive. It just takes a special kind of educator to help them. 

That’s where you come in. 

Program Options:
  • Moderate Disabilities PreK–8 Initial Licensure
  • Moderate Disabilities 5–12 Initial Licensure
  • Severe Disabilities PreK–12 Initial Licensure
  • Non-Licensure

Career opportunities

Graduates with a Master’s in Special Education from Bay Path University can pursue employment in a variety of teaching roles.

  • Special education teacher
  • Behavioral specialist
  • Autism specialist
  • Pre-school teacher

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Inclusion, Consultation and Collaboration for Meaningful Access to Curriculum
  • Managing Challenging Behaviors
  • Foundations for Understanding Inclusive Schools
  • Learners with Special Needs
  • Multisensory Language and Literacy Strategies
  • Curriculum Design and Assessment
  • Research in Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




39 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application
    • Translated undergraduate transcripts - by WES, AACRAO, or another similar organization 
    • Two letters of recommendation 
    • Short essay in English on "Why this graduate degree is important to my personal and professional goals"
    • Confirmation of finances for tuition
    • Confirmation of health insurance and a completed immunization record. - (Option to purchase health insurance available)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    535 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 535 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    535 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 535 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


  • Bay Path University Graduate Grant

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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Special Education
Bay Path University