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Curriculum & Requirements - M.Ed.

Master of Education: Special Education

The 36-credit-hour Master of Education option, open to teachers who hold a valid teaching license, can be completed on a full-time or part-time basis. Full-time students can expect to complete the program in a summer-fall-spring cycle. Part-time students may complete the coursework at their own pace. Courses will be taught at times compatible with teachers’ schedules. Students receive endorsement in Special Education. M.Ed. candidates may choose to attend on a full-time or part-time basis.

Courses Course Title Credit Hours
EDUC 505 Teaching with Today's Technology Lab 1.5
EDUC 511 Educational Assessment & Measurement 3
EDUC 517 Reading Assessment & Instruction Across the Curriculum 2
EDUC 517P Reading Assessment & Instruction Practicum 1
EDUC 523 Research & Inquiry into Teaching Practices 3
EDUC 527 Current Trends & Legal Issues with Diverse Populations 3
EDUC 600P Interdisciplinary Practicum 1.5
EDUC 601 Foundations of Teaching & Learning 2
EDUC 603 Methods for Teaching Students with Mild Disabilities 1
EDUC 661 Survey of Special Education 2
EDUC 692 Advanced Research Methods 4
EDUC 695 Master in Education Internship 8
EDUC 696 Thesis Seminar for M.Ed. Candidates 4
Total for M.Ed. Degree 36