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Master in Special Education Online

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

A master's degree in special education allows students to choose among a focus in special education in the areas of early intervention, preschool special needs, high incidence conditions (e.g. learning disability, mental retardation, emotional disturbance), severe disabilities (e.g. physical, cognitive and social-emotional), transition, and behavior disorders. The location of the university offers students opportunities to work with individuals who have a wide range of abilities in a variety of school settings and intervention programs.

BENEFITS OF UT

The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited university that has been serving students since 1872. As a student, you will enjoy: direct contact with your Success Coach and advisers, and interactive faculty to help you achieve your goals. UT also has many resources that a large institution offers such as; eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.

PROGRAM DETAILS

The online master’s degree program in special education is built around the latest in educational theory, research, and practice. Students are able to choose from a variety of endorsements, including the transition to work endorsement, and the Ohio reading endorsement. More information about this program can be found by visiting the JHCOE program web page.

CAREER OUTLOOK

Graduates from the master’s program typically pursue educational roles working with individuals who have disabilities and/or their families. They also have opportunities in social services, human services, and juvenile corrections.

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Applicants to the program must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.7. 

Please review the required application materials.

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Last Updated: 11/28/18