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Autism Spectrum Disorders

Bowling Green State University

M.Ed.
18 months
Duration
18678 USD/year
10688 USD/year
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About

The Online Master of Education in Special Education with a specialization in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) is a graduate program that equips professionals with knowledge of advanced educational methods for individuals with autism. 

Overview

  • This entirely online program is unique in Ohio and is aimed at educators, psychologists, therapists, medical personnel and speech and language pathologists that want to explore innovative ways of supporting individuals with ASD. 
  • Autism spectrum disorders affect an estimated 1 in 68 individuals. There is a growing demand for highly trained professionals with the knowledge and skills to meet the educational and psychosocial needs of individuals with ASD.  Program faculty members are involved in national ASD organizations and students are guaranteed relevant and current information on how to best support individuals with ASD.
  • The program can be completed in two academic years with a minimum of 34 semester hours. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis with classes starting each August, January, and May.  Applicants must have a baccalaureate degree from an approved university, complete an online application, submit three letters of recommendation, and a letter of intent describing their interest in pursuing a master's degree.  For details about tuition and fees click here.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • ABA Therapy 
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Neuroscience
  • Special Education.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus, Online

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.
Required
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

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.
80
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $75 non-refundable application fee.
  • Scanned copies of official or unofficial transcripts from all institutions attended. Upon admission, final official or notarized copies of transcripts from all institutions where degrees were earned (showing dates when the degrees were conferred) and diplomas from international institutions must be submitted. 
  • Standardized test scores (GRE, GMAT, PRAXIS, OAE) may be required. Please visit the program website for additional information. 
  • Programs may also require recommendations, a statement of purpose, a resume, and other documents. Please visit the program website for additional information. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18678 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9339 USD per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    10688 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5344 USD per semester and a duration of 18 months.

12-18 credit hours:

  • National: $5,344.80/semester
  • International: $9,339.00/semester

Funding

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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