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Do you want to pursue a career in the special education field and become a licensed teacher? Whether your career path is for a Special Education Master’s Degree, or you are looking to make a career change, Liberty University’s Master of Arts in Teaching Special Education online degree program will help you achieve your career goals. Our Masters in Special Education online degree program sets a clear path for you to obtain your initial teaching licensure. With core courses in learning theory and behavior management, you will study education assessment and intervention, as well as build strategies for successful, inclusive classrooms. Our online Special Education degree will give you the tools you need to help students be successful in the classroom.
At Liberty University, we created our online Special Education MAT degree program with your success in mind. Our program is designed for completion in about two years and will allow you to continue to work while going to college. Our goal is to support you as both a student and as a teaching professional. Additionally, Liberty University’s online teaching degree in special education allows you to pursue multiple areas of study. Many students choose to pursue a Dual Endorsement to expand their marketability. For more information, please see our career section at the bottom of the page.
Are you looking for a career that will help you impact today’s students with special needs? Liberty University’s Special Education program has been designed to help integrate your faith into your professional life. At Liberty University, we strive to live out Christ-like characteristics and to use the power of faith and education to transform people and the world.
Additionally, the Master of Arts in Teaching Special Education online degree program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) through the Council for the Accreditation of Education Preparation (CAEP).
At Liberty University, our special education online teaching degree prepares you professionally and spiritually. We teach our classes from a Christian worldview, and most of our courses are offered in an eight-week online format to give you the flexibility you need to work and pursue a Master’s in Special Education simultaneously.
Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: