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Special Education (Online)

Drexel University

12 months
Duration
1017 USD/credit 27459 USD/year
1017 USD/credit 27459 USD/year
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About

The Special Education (Online) program from Drexel University seeks to produce professionals equipped with the fundamental skills, knowledge, and competencies necessary to meet the needs of students at risk for school failure and students with disabilities in multiple settings.

Overview

The Special Education (Online) program from Drexel University focuses on pre-kindergarten to secondary education levels and is for those interested in Special Education PreK-12 certification.

Candidates seeking Pennsylvania (PA) Special Education certification must have an active PA Instructional I or Instructional II teaching certificate. Out-of-state teachers may also earn their Pennsylvania Special Education PreK-12 certification if they transfer their current teacher certification to PA.

Features

  • A flexible online program that fits easily into your busy work and personal schedule. The only face-to-face requirements are the various field experiences that are conveniently arranged in an appropriate school in your area.
  • Named one of “America’s Best Graduate Schools” preparing today’s educators by U.S. News & World Report
  • Approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education
  • A highly interactive online learning method allows extensive interaction with faculty and other classmates

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Inclusive Classroom
  • Literacy and Content Skill Development PK-12
  • Special Education Processes PreK-12
  • Emotional & Behavioral Support of Individuals with Disabilities
  • Teaching Individuals with High Incident Disabilities

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

27 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (graduate GPA will be considered along with the undergraduate GPA)  
  • If you do not meet this requirement, you’re still encouraged to apply and your file will be reviewed on an individual basis by the Program Director
  • A Pennsylvania Instructional I or Instructional II teaching certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27459 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1017 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27459 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1017 USD per credit during 12 months.

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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