Graduate with a B.S. in early childhood education and M.Ed. in special education in 5 years.
Special education teachers are in very high demand. UND graduates from the early childhood education program enjoy a 100% employment rate. Get ready to address the educational needs of children under the age of eight, in a variety of settings.
- Program type:
- Accelerated (Bachelor’s and Master’s)
- Est. time to complete:
- 5 years
- Credit hours:
- 120 (bachelor's) 30+ (master's)
Why combine degrees in early childhood and special education?
Online Early Childhood Special Education Program
Enjoy affordable online tuition rates regardless of where you live.
Be part of the ND Essential Skills Network. You’ll share experiences, celebrate successes, and problem-solve perceived barriers related to social emotional learning.
Join the Early Childhood Education Student Organization (ECESOO).
Students have direct involvement with children in more than 60% of the courses.
The degree emphasizes scholarly application for practitioners, and students may continue their education and pursue a Doctor of Education.
Be more competitive and get a higher paying job with the accelerated program. Learn more about the program benefits.
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