Master's Degree in Special Education
Specialize your training to support all individuals with diverse learning abilities and behavioral needs.
UND's master's in special education (M.S.) is for current teachers or those seeking the ABA specialization. We provide professional preparation in the field of special education and behavioral analysis. Earn your master's at the only graduate special education program in North Dakota.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- Est. time to complete:
- 1.5+ years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a master's degree in special education?
M.S. in Special Education Online
UND's special education graduate program is 100% online. There is no on-campus travel requirement.
You will learn from an interdisciplinary group of faculty members with extensive experience as teachers, professors and researchers. Plus, get one-on-one advising to keep you on track.
No entry exams. Consistent course offerings for timely graduation. Flexible completion of structured lessons, coursework tied to practical experiences. Option of on-the-job fieldwork.
The Special Education Program within the Department of Teaching, Learning, & Professional Practice is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and approved by Educational Standards and Practices Board (ESPB).
Your special education master's project will be directly applicable to field.
The Special Education Resident Teacher 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.
What can you with your master's degree in special education?
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Den Bolda earned his online master's in special education from UND. Now he is a successful special education teacher.