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Special Education Generalist

Montana State University Billings

M.Sc. Blended
24 months
Duration
10188 USD/year
10188 USD/year
3618 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Special Education Generalist program at the Montana State University Billings is designed for individuals with teaching degrees who have had no undergraduate training in special education and who wish to pursue an endorsement in special education while also earning a master’s degree.

Overview

5 Reasons to Choose Montana State University Billings for the Special Education Generalist Degree

  • Graduates are in demand
  • Opportunity to earn an endorsement in special education as well as a master’s degree in education
  • Affordable tuition
  • Flexible course delivery methods including online and evening classes
  • College of Education is CAEP accredited

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Research Design and Interpretation
  • Research in Special Programs
  • Advanced Human Development and Learning
  • Aspects of Reading Difficulties
  • Assessment of Students with Disabilities
  • Multi-tiered Systems of Support 
  • Legal and Current Issues in Special Education
  • Curricular Adaptations for Special Populations
  • Best Practices in Teaching Students with Emotional Disturbances

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts (all graduate and undergraduate)
  • Standardized Exam (e.g. GRE)
  • Admission Essay/Letter of Interest
  • Resume/Vita
  • Letters of Reference
  • Background Check

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10188 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5094 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    10188 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5094 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    3618 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1809 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Tuition per 6 credits

Funding

The annual Graduate Studies Endowment Scholarships in honor of Drs. C. Robert Waterman, Helen Wilson and Robert McRae will be awarded in the spring. Outstanding graduate students will receive $1,000 each for the academic year as Waterman, Wilson and McRae Scholars. Need or current financial aid will not be considered in making these awards.

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Special Education Generalist
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