Using hands-on, interactive online learning tools, you’ll complete detailed examinations of assessment strategies and curriculum development techniques used to design individualized, effective learning plans for special needs students. Special Education - Disabilities degree offered by the University of Arizona coursework will delve into the latest research regarding both high- and low-incidence disabilities, preparing you to face the most pressing needs of every student.
The curriculum also explores the basic principles of behavior analysis, which can be used to identify and build comfortable environments for children and adults with autism spectrum disorder, ADHD, and a variety of other disabilities.
- Challenging Behavior
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Sensory Impairments
- Gifted Students
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
- Deadline passed, International
- Fully structured
- No Attendance
- Continuous support with feedback on request
- Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments
DisciplinesSpecial Education View 153 other Masters in Special Education in United States
- A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in education or a related field is required in most cases. Though the program does not grant teaching certification, you do not need to be currently certified to gain admission.
- Grade point average of 3.0 or higher (Calculated from the final 60 units of undergraduate coursework)
- GRE scores ARE NOT required for admission.
International11136 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5568 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
National11136 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5568 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
In-State10236 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5118 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
There are various types of financial assistance that can help you cover the costs associated with college. UA offers a wide array of scholarship programs. Every student is considered for scholarships as long as a complete application for admission, transcripts and test scores have been received.
To apply for need-based aid, U.S. citizens must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have your information sent to UA, specify the UA school code — 001083.
To ensure you get the best financial package, be sure to complete a FAFSA by March 1st and have a complete Admissions Application (application, transcripts, SAT/ACT scores) by May 1st.
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.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!