M.Ed. Online

Online Special Education

Miami University

12 months
17687 USD/year
17687 USD/year
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Empower yourself to make a difference with Miami University’s Master of Education in Online Special Education (M.Ed.).


Whether you are seeking your initial special education licensure, adding to your existing Ohio license, or looking for an online master’s degree, there is a convenient program option to advance your career in special education.

The Online Special Education program from Miami University focuses on the skills and professional development you need to successfully pursue special education teaching. Learn from faculty with an exceptionally strong commitment to teaching and extensive practitioner experience. Our online Special Education master's degree is structured to quickly and efficiently license intervention specialists in the State of Ohio.

Advance your career in education

With four curriculum tracks, our master's program in special education at Miami University has options for educators who are currently licensed and for students who do not currently hold a teaching license in any area. Work towards your initial teaching license in mild/moderate special education or build upon your pre-existing 

Programme Structure

  • Education of Individuals with Exceptionalities
  • Seminar in Special Education
  • Consultation and Collaboration in Special Education
  • Behavioral Interventions: Theory, Principles, and Techniques
  • Methods II: Learners with Mild to Moderate Disabilities
  • Supervised Field Experience: Mild/Moderate Intervention Specialist
  • Literacy Seminar: Clinical
  • Seminar in Special Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution (with at least a 2.75 grade point average)
  • College transcripts
  • Copy of teaching license (licensure-only applicants)
  • Personal statement describing reasons for pursuing a career in special education and one's ability to complete online coursework
  • Resume/CV
  • Two (2) professional letters of recommendation addressing one's potential for advanced graduate study
  • Applicants seeking their first teaching license must apply for the special education master's degree program. Coursework will include the courses necessary to earn an intervention specialist's license.
  • Applicants who have teaching licenses in a field other than special education may choose to apply for the master's degree or the licensure-only option.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17687 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17687 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    17687 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17687 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • M.ed. + Special Education Licensure: $21,645
  • M.ed. + Initial Licensure: $28,973
  • Special Education License Only: $14,634


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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