Master's in Special Education

Earn intervention specialist licensure.

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Empower yourself to make an impact. Designed with working professionals in mind, the Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Special Education will develop your expertise in designing and implementing special education services for K-12 students with mild to moderate disabilities..

Special Education Program Highlights

Earn intervention specialist licensure in a year or a master's degree in less than two years. The Special Education online program is structured to quickly and efficiently license intervention specialists. Learn from faculty with an exceptionally strong commitment to teaching and extensive special education practitioner experience.

The pathway you need to advance

With Miami's online M.Ed. in Special Education program, you can either work towards your initial teaching license in mild/moderate special education or build upon your pre-existing knowledge with advanced coursework. With four curriculum tracks, there are options for both educators who are currently licensed and for students who do not currently hold a teaching license in any area.

The expertise you need to stand out

Once you've completed the core course requirements, you'll be able to focus on the courses most significant to you and your goals, whether that's special education, autism spectrum disorders, literacy, or other courses. You'll also gain research and field experience in your area of specialization. Be equipped to support learners with all types of developmental disabilities in the Mild to Moderate range, interpret data and design instruction effectively, collaborate, advocate, and demonstrate leadership in the field.

You + Special Education

More Ohioans receive master's degrees in special education from Miami University than any other Ohio university. While the average completion rate for Ohio special ed graduate degree seekers has dropped ten percent over the last five years, Miami's completion rate has increased nearly ten percent. You'll be satisfied and on track to success with an M.Ed. in Special Education from Miami.

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