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Online Masters in Special Education 2020

A master’s degree is offered at the graduate level and usually earned after a student has earned a bachelor’s degree. It typically takes two years to complete a program, but some may only take one year. What is an online Master in Special Education? A special education master’s degree program focuses on teaching methods and skills for teaching students with special needs. This ma… Read more

A master’s degree is offered at the graduate level and usually earned after a student has earned a bachelor’s degree. It typically takes two years to complete a program, but some may only take one year.

What is an online Master in Special Education? A special education master’s degree program focuses on teaching methods and skills for teaching students with special needs. This may include learning how to assist children with reading delays, hearing problems or attention disorders. Students in a program learn how to create lesson plans and educational activities that are accessible to all students. Topics studied may also include child development, teaching strategies and disability law. Many programs also require a practical student teaching element.

A special education master’s degree is a good step for a special education teacher to take to advance his or her career. A master’s degree can lead to higher wages and more advanced positions within a school system.

The cost of a program may differ between schools due to variances in programs. In addition, class choices may alter costs, so students should find out cost information from their chosen school.

While many graduates of a Master in Special Education program are teachers looking to advance their careers, this degree can also help those wanting to change careers. A degree in special education may allow a teacher to begin work in schools for the deaf or an early childhood center. In addition, earning this degree may allow a person to apply for administrative level positions or to qualify for work in the higher education system.

If you are working in special education already, working as a teacher or simply wanting to enter the field of special education, then a Master in Special Education could be worth an investigation. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Drew University
Madison, USA

The Master of Education program is a 30-credit advanced-degree program that focuses on theory and pedagogy. Within each specialization, you will develop skills and knowledge t ... +

The Master of Education program is a 30-credit advanced-degree program that focuses on theory and pedagogy. Within each specialization, you will develop skills and knowledge that deepen an educator’s understanding of the field. Whether you are a K-12 educator or a higher education professional, we have a program that will help build toward your future. -
Master Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
Online
 
Purdue University Online
West Lafayette, USA

The online MSEd in Special Education program sees the entire education landscape and combines practical experience with the latest breakthroughs and technology. You will learn ... +

The online MSEd in Special Education program sees the entire education landscape and combines practical experience with the latest breakthroughs and technology. You will learn new ways to ensure that students with special needs succeed. -
MSc
Part-time
20 months
English
Online
 
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Online
Winona, USA

Build a rewarding career helping students with exceptionalities excel in the classroom and society. Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's online Master of Arts in Special Edu ... +

Build a rewarding career helping students with exceptionalities excel in the classroom and society. Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's online Master of Arts in Special Education helps you develop an inclusive teaching approach that removes learning barriers so students can reach their full potential. -
MA
Full-time
English
Online
 
University of Glasgow Online
Glasgow, United Kingdom

There is a huge discrepancy in educational standards both nationally and internationally, yet the commitment to provide the best opportunities remains strong. The University o ... +

There is a huge discrepancy in educational standards both nationally and internationally, yet the commitment to provide the best opportunities remains strong. The University of Glasgow recognises the need for quality teachers and their Online MSc Education is committed to developing you into a future curriculum leader. They do this with a strong focus on research and high-level teaching from their expert faculty, and as a result, the School of Education are ranked 1st in the UK (The Times Good University Guide 2018). -
MSc
Part-time
30 - 72 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
George Mason University Online
Fairfax, USA

The online Master's in Special Education program, specializing in Applied Behavior Analysis is offered by George Mason University providing advanced study for teachers, school ... +

The online Master's in Special Education program, specializing in Applied Behavior Analysis is offered by George Mason University providing advanced study for teachers, school leaders and others looking to further their own education. -
Master
Part-time
24 months
English
Online
 
Institute of Child Education and Psychology
Kildare, Ireland

This exciting new course, which is delivered online, is a collaboration between the University of East London and the Institute of Child Education and Psychology Europe (ICEP) ... +

This exciting new course, which is delivered online, is a collaboration between the University of East London and the Institute of Child Education and Psychology Europe (ICEP). -
MA
Part-time
2 - 6 years
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Winthrop University Online
Rock Hill, USA

Winthrop University's M.Ed. in Special Education Intervention program prepares licensed teachers to build, lead and participate in intervention programs that build self-confid ... +

Winthrop University's M.Ed. in Special Education Intervention program prepares licensed teachers to build, lead and participate in intervention programs that build self-confidence in students through a near-seamless connection between classroom instruction and intervention. -
Master
Part-time
English
Online
 
Universitat de Vic
Barcelona, Spain

The objective of the master is to train professionals to design, implement and evaluate intervention proposals aimed at facilitating diversity in learning processes in social ... +

The objective of the master is to train professionals to design, implement and evaluate intervention proposals aimed at facilitating diversity in learning processes in social and educational settings for greater inclusion of people. -
Master
Part-time
Spanish
Oct 2020
16 Sep 2020
Online
 
VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia
Valencia, Spain

As a professional in the educational field you must have knowledge of early attention and special educational needs, so that, thanks to your performance, you can compensate th ... +

As a professional in the educational field you must have knowledge of early attention and special educational needs, so that, thanks to your performance, you can compensate the possible inequalities of entry and permanence in the educational system of the students. -
Master
Spanish
Online
 
Saint Joseph's University Online
Philadelphia, USA

The MS in Education - Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing PK-12 Certification program prepares educators to effectively teach students PK-12 with varying levels of hearing ... +

The MS in Education - Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing PK-12 Certification program prepares educators to effectively teach students PK-12 with varying levels of hearing impairment. Utilize the latest technologies to facilitate meaningful and differentiated learning experiences, and to communicate effectively with deaf and hard of hearing students. Upon graduation, students will also be granted a PA-issued certification, which is recognized in most states. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
George Washington University - Graduate School of Education and Human Development Online
Washington, USA

The Master's in Special Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse learners teaches students the latest instructional techniques and research methods needed to help e ... +

The Master's in Special Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse learners teaches students the latest instructional techniques and research methods needed to help ensure the success of students from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds as well as those with social or learning disabilities. -
MA
Full-time
18 months
English
Online
 
UNIR
Logroño, Spain

The official Master in Special Education Online will provide you with the training, skills and competencies needed to respond effectively to the specific demands posed by stud ... +

The official Master in Special Education Online will provide you with the training, skills and competencies needed to respond effectively to the specific demands posed by students with special educational needs (SEN). -
Master
Part-time
Spanish
Online
 
University of Hartford Online
Hartford, USA

The online Master of Education in Special Education prepares you to become a highly competent teaching professional.

The online Master of Education in Special Education prepares you to become a highly competent teaching professional. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
UMaineOnline (University of Maine)
Orono, USA

A Master’s degree in Special Education provides graduates with an understanding of the application of current evidence-based practices in K-12 classrooms for children with spe ... +

A Master’s degree in Special Education provides graduates with an understanding of the application of current evidence-based practices in K-12 classrooms for children with special needs. Understanding a child’s needs is essential to ensure that he/she receives the proper attention, assistance, and intervention to succeed in school. Our graduates apply their understanding of children’s needs and best practices to address the needs of their students in inclusive general education learning environments. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Saint Joseph's University Online
Philadelphia, USA

The online MS in Education – Special Education with Autism Spectrum Disorder Endorsement focuses on the proper diagnosis and ongoing lesson delivery across the entire autism s ... +

The online MS in Education – Special Education with Autism Spectrum Disorder Endorsement focuses on the proper diagnosis and ongoing lesson delivery across the entire autism spectrum, with emphasis on skill development and behavioral modification. Earn your master's from a top-ranked online education program from Saint Joseph's University. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Online
 

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