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Special Education with Emotional and Behavioral Disorders Licensure, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, MN,
The Master of Arts in Special Education with an Emotional Behavioral Disorder emphasis is designed for Individuals who wish to expand their teaching skills and knowledge of the characteristics and interventions used with students with emotional behavior disorders.

About

At the completion of this program individuals who hold a valid Minnesota teaching license would qualify to teach students with emotional behavioral disorders.The Master of Arts in Special Education is designed to prepare highly effective professional, decision-making, and reflective educators who are proficient in foundational knowledge; referral, evaluation, planning, and programming; instructional design, teaching, and ongoing evaluation; collaboration and communication, standards of effective practice; and core special education skills including instructional strategies, social/emotional health, social competence, cultural competence, classroom management and academic competence.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations in Mild to Moderate Disabilities 
  • Assessment & Educational Planning
  • Curriculum Design and Implementation in Special Education 
  • Positive Behavior Support in Special Education 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    78

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  • Minimum required score:

    547

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Certification of Finances indicating the financial source for the expense of attending Concordia University. This form will be emailed with acknowledgement of application.
  • Personal Statement of Goals
  • Submit a typed personal statement 
  • Why are you choosing to pursue a graduate program at this time in your career, and what are you hoping to accomplish by doing so?
  • What strengths do you feel make you a strong candidate for the program?
  • Describe a past or present personal/professional experience that you believe positively influenced your potential to succeed in a graduate program.
  • Proof of English Proficiency 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    395 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 395 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    395 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 395 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Saint Paul

  • 1040 - 1760 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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