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Special Education

University of New Hampshire

M.Ed.
12 months
Duration
1270 USD/credit
1270 USD/credit
770 USD/credit
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About

With an M.Ed. in special education, you’ll gain the knowledge, experience and skills to create teaching and learning environments for a diverse population of learners. You’ll learn to collaborate with classroom teachers as team leaders or consultants, and you’ll bring these resources to classrooms, the school community and beyond. 

Overview

Our graduate program is an advanced course of study for teachers, administrators and early childhood practitioners who wish to improve their professional competence and broaden their career opportunities in the area of special needs. 

Our philosophy emphasizes the right of students with disabilities to the same life-enhancing opportunities and experiences as non-disabled students. The program meets current certification requirements in the state of New Hampshire in General Special Education. There are specialized graduate certificates for Autism Spectrum Disorders and Special Education Administration. An optional Special Education Administration certification is available to those enrolled in the M.Ed. program.

POTENTIAL CAREER AREAS

  • Assessment specialist 
  • School administrator 
  • Special education case manager 
  • Special education teacher

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Supporting Families of Individuals with Exceptionalities
  • Introduction to Research Methods (or equivalent)
  • Advanced Seminar in Special Education 
  • Issues in Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $65 application fee (pay online)
  • Prior college transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation (3)
  • PRAXIS test scores
  • Personal Statement/Essay Questions
  • State and Federal Background Check

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1270 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1270 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1270 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1270 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    770 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 770 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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