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Master Online

Early Intervention Special Education

Portland State University

24 months
671 USD/credit 21472 USD/year
671 USD/credit 21472 USD/year
444 USD/credit 14208 USD/year
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Portland State University's Early Intervention Special Education (EISE) online program prepares students to become licensed early intervention/special education teachers and includes an embedded master's degree. 

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Presented in a convenient online format, our early intervention special education program offers a high-touch, interpersonal approach that's hard to find in an online program. You'll enjoy the independence of distance learning, while belonging to a supportive community and getting plenty of personal attention from faculty based in Portland, Oregon.

Who the Program is For: 

The Early Intervention Special Education master's program at Portland State University prepares you to serve young children (ages 0 to 5) who have disabilities or other special needs. The program is designed both for new teachers seeking a preliminary teaching license with a Special Education: Early Intervention endorsement, and licensed teachers who want to add an early intervention endorsement or special education master's degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Curriculum in Early Childhood Education
  • Culminating Project
  • Student Teaching Seminar 
  • Literacy EI/ECSE

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


64 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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General requirements

  • Admission eligibility is based on receipt of a baccalaureate degree equivalent to a United States four-year bachelor's degree from a college or university recognized as an institution of higher education by the Ministry of Education in the relevant country or be regionally accredited within the U.S. prior to matriculating into a graduate program.
  • To be considered for regular admission, applicants must have a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or the equivalent (on the U.S. 4.0 scale). Applicants who have earned 9 or more letter-graded graduate credits must have a minimum graduate GPA of 3.0 or the equivalent; this graduate GPA supersedes the undergraduate GPA. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21472 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 671 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    21472 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 671 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    14208 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 444 USD per credit during 24 months.


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