M.Ed. in Special Education

  • TOTAL COST

    $9,500*
  • NEXT START DATE

    20 Feb, 2023
  • COMPLETION TIME

    16.5 Months
  • AVG. SALARY PREMIUM

  • SEMESTER CREDITS

    34

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M.Ed. in Special Education

How do you meet the diverse needs of students with exceptionalities? Designed for current PreK-12 teachers, the M.Ed. in Special Education provides an in-depth study of research-based methods to enhance instruction. You’ll gain valuable skills to develop curriculum, design learning environments, and to build and maintain partnerships to better support students.


Why ACE?

Quality You Expect

Our accredited programs are designed for working professionals who want a quality education. We’re committed to delivering high-quality, affordable and accessible online programs grounded in evidence-based content and relevant application.

Low Cost You Deserve

Are you employed by one of our partners? Did you graduate from an HBCU? Are you an inner-city teacher, a military veteran, a first-generation graduate student or an aspiring administrator? If so, you could be eligible for some of the $2.5M of scholarships and grants we provide in addition to our already low-cost programs.

Flexibility You Need

If you have graduate credits from another university or institution, you may be able to transfer these credits to fulfill ACE program requirements. Our Enrollment Counselors can help you evaluate your options. Also, our 24/7 support resources are here to help you complete your program and achieve your goals.


Tuition

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Total Cost M.Ed. in Special Education

Total Tuition

34 semester credits x $235 per credit

$7,990

Fees

$50 Application Fee
$100 Conferral Fee
$1360 Technology and Library Fee
(34 Semester Credits X $40 per Credit)

$1,510

Total Program Cost

$9,500*

Find a plan that fits your budget.

Find a plan that fits your budget.

$9,500
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Program Details

Majors

Focus of Study

  • Differentiated Instruction

  • Early Childhood Education

  • General Special Education

  • General Track


Start Dates

With flexible start dates, you can begin your program when it’s best for you.

20 Feb, 2023 Term

17 Feb, 2023

Application Due

17 Feb, 2023

Payment Due

20 Feb, 2023

Term Start

24 Feb, 2023

Unregister/Cancel Deadline

26 Mar, 2023

Term End

10 Apr, 2023 Term

22 May, 2023 Term

12 Jun, 2023 Term

10 Jul, 2023 Term

21 Aug, 2023 Term

11 Sep, 2023 Term

02 Oct, 2023 Term

13 Nov, 2023 Term


Courses

Here are just some of the courses you’ll take when working towards this degree. Visit the College Catalog to see all courses.

CI5503

Principles and Practices of Classroom Management

3 Semester Credits

RES5333

Research and Applied Behavioral Analysis in the Special Education Classroom

3 Semester Credits

SPED5013

Strategies for Teaching Diverse Learners

3 Semester Credits

SPED5023

Assessment and Evaluation in Special Education

3 Semester Credits

SPED5033

Law and Policy in Special Education

3 Semester Credits

SPED5043

Building Collaborative Relationships

3 Semester Credits

SPED5053

Developmental Characteristics of Exceptional Learners

3 Semester Credits

SPED5091

Capstone Experience for Special Education

1 Semester Credits

SPED5103

Ethical Practices and Standards in Special Education

3 Semester Credits


Admission Requirements

ACE General Admission Requirements

Program Admission Requirements

International Transcript Requirements

English as a Second Language Applicants

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