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MEd Curriculum And Instruction Special Education Online Degree Program
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100% Online, 8 Week Courses
Transfer Credits
Up to 50% can be transferred
Next Start Date
July 2, 2018
Accreditation
NCATE

Prepare for a Rewarding Career with Liberty’s Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction – Special Education Degree

Liberty University’s 100% online Master’s in Curriculum & Instruction – Special Education degree is a non-licensure track program designed to help you excel as an educator by providing strong insight and resources from professors with years of experience. The M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction- Special Education program is a great option for currently licensed teachers wishing to gain a master’s degree or students who do not need to become a licensed public school teacher. Students wishing to become licensed Special Education teachers should consider our Master of Arts in Teaching- Special Education.

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Why Choose Liberty’s M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction- Special Education Online Program?

Our Master’s in Special Education will equip you to make positive contributions to the lives of learners through a Biblical worldview. Liberty University is proud to offer full accreditation through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), so your degree will be recognized across the nation. We are proud to offer this program 100% online with no required on-campus intensives, so you can complete this degree without the need to relocate or take time off from work.

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What Will You Learn in Our M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction – Special Education Specialization?

Liberty University’s online Special Education courses are designed to help you meet the needs of learners through intervention strategies and the use of technology-enhanced learning practices. You can help bridge the gap between current educational theories and practical applications as you study tools, methods, and approaches to enhance the education of the student. Through a fascinating study of autism across the lifespan, our professors will equip you with methods for monitoring the impact of interventions to help children with special learning styles and preferences succeed. We are committed to fostering the success of every learner and helping you excel in your career. With Liberty’s online Special Education Master’s Degree, you will be prepared to enter this ever-expanding career field with confidence.

Program Highlights
Degree Information
Military Benefits
Potential  Careers
Admission Requirements

M.Ed. Special Education Program Highlights

  • By earning your Master of Education in Teaching and Learning – Special Education online from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in the field.
  • While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we’re actually lowering our tuition to $415 per credit hour for our Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Education programs for the 2018-19 academic year. These specially priced M.A.T. and M.Ed. programs will help you expand your potential both in and out of the classroom.

  • You are able to complete our M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction – Special Education in less than two years.

M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction – Special Education Degree Information and Requirements

  • This program falls under the School of Education.
  • Download and review the Degree Completion Plan.
  • This program requires a background check.
  • A three-credit-hour practicum is an optional part of the M.Ed. program.
  • Licensure is not available for this program.
  • The School of Education is accredited by NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education) through CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation) as an Educator Preparation Provider (EPP)
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Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the world. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey. As a thank you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

Potential Career Options

  • Special Education Teacher
  • Para-Educator

Admission Requirements for the M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction

A regionally or nationally accredited Bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing. Please visit our Admission Requirements Page for more detailed admissions related information.

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission Application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts; if not available, submit a transcript request form.**
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.