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Master of Science in Special Education
Master of Science in Special Education

Master of Science in Special Education

  • ID:DU10117
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

  • Completed Online Application
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Evidence of effective written communication skills and suitability for the teaching profession as demonstrated by the submission of candidate’s personal statement.
  • One official transcript from every college or university attended. 

English requirements

  • TOEFL: 79-80 (iBT), 213 (Computer-based TOEFL)
  • IELTS: 7 or better
  • PTE: 53
  • or successful completion of ELS Level 112

Course Information

Help create a supportive and effective learning environment for students with special needs, and advance your career in an area of high demand.

As a student in Dominican’s graduate program in special education, you’ll expand your knowledge and skills for teaching unique learners while gaining credentials for an in-demand career path. Whether you’re a licensed teacher seeking a Learning Behavior Specialist 1 endorsement in special education, are pursuing master’s-level credentials, or are just starting your education career, this program can work for you.

  • Open to current teachers and career-changers seeking to enter the profession
  • Study with respected mentors and experts in special education
  • Courses are offered in a flexible format designed for working professionals, with classes held one evening per week
  • Gain the latest skills in an area of education where teachers are in highest demand

With an MS in Special Education from Dominican, you’ll have the skill and confidence to make a difference in the lives of students and their families. You will explore the complex needs of children with learning, intellectual, emotional and behavioral disabilities, traumatic brain injury, autism, and physical and other health impairments. You’ll study leading-edge research on best practices in the field.

The course of study emphasizes the acquisition of professional expertise, the expansion of personal insight, and a deep appreciation of human diversity. Course offerings range from psychoeducational diagnosis and fostering development of pro-social behavior to curriculum methods for students with disabilities and integrating technology into the classroom.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Health Insurance - USD $1999 per year

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