M.Sc. Online

Special Education (Online)

Drexel University

12 months
1017 USD/credit 48816 USD/year
1017 USD/credit 48816 USD/year
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The Special Education (Online) program of Drexel University equips teaching professionals with the fundamental skills, knowledge and competencies needed to meet the needs of students with disabilities in multiple settings.


Key facts

The MS in Special Education (Online) program of Drexel University is a flexible and convenient part-time, distance-learning graduate program that gives you a comprehensive understanding of developing the potential of students with disabilities. Included in the curriculum is the coursework necessary to pursue the Pennsylvania (PA) Special Education PreK-12 certification.

Primary Concentrations

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Collaborative Special Education Law and Process
  • Dyslexia Specialist
  • Initial Education Certification
  • Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Wellness
  • Special Education Leadership

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Special Education Processes PK-12

  • Emotional and Behavioral Support of Individuals with Disabilities

  • Teaching Individuals with High Incident Disabilities
  • Teaching Individuals with Low Incident Disabilities
  • Integrating Technology for Learning & Achievement
  • Teaching Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Teaching STEAM in an Inclusive PK-12 Enviornment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    48816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1017 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    48816 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1017 USD per credit during 12 months.


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