Graduate with a B.G.S. in general studies and M.Ed. in special education in an accelerated time frame.
UND’s Bachelor of General Studies major empowers you to choose courses from a variety of academic departments while earning a master's degree in Special Education.
- Program type:
- Accelerated (Bachelor’s and Master’s)
- Est. time to complete:
- 3-4 years
- Credit hours:
- 120 (bachelor's), 30+ (master's)
Why combine degrees in general studies and special education?
Online Acclerated Special Education Program
We offer an approved teacher certification program for North Dakota that is transferable to most states.
UND's Special Education program is approved by Educational Standards and Practices Board (ESPB).
We are globally renowned for our expertise, leadership, diversity, and high quality teacher and professional preparation in the field of special education.
Become immersed in experiential learning opportunities that allow you to acquire and master teaching and assessment skills with case study students while under the mentorship of UND Special Education faculty and highly qualified special educators in the field.
Our unique program allows Resident Teachers (RTs) to earn a master's degree in special education through online coursework and on-the-job experience in a school district/special education unit.
Be part of the ND Essential Skills Network. You’ll share experiences, celebrate successes, and problem-solve perceived barriers related to social emotional learning.
What can I do as a special education teacher?
Online Special Education Teacher Courses
Accelerated Online Special Education Program