M.Ed. in Special Education

College of Education and Social Work
Professional Education Courses
ERM 500Methods & Materials of Research in Education3
EDT 500Integrating Ed Tech For Effective Instruction3
Special Education Core 1
EDA 503Family Systems in Special Education3
EDA 506Legal Issues in Special Education3
EDA 544Classroom Management3
EDA 580Contemporary Issues and Trends3
EDA 591Final Project3
Areas of Concentration/Tracks
Select one area of concentration from those below and complete four courses in that area:12
Autism (online program) 2
Diversity in the classroom/multicultural and urban education
Special education (high or low incidence)
Universal design for learning and assistive technology (online program)
Total Credits Required33

Applicants may be required to take EDA 542, prior to core special education (EDA) courses. This is determined through advisement and transcript review.


This area of concentration has an optional certificate program. Certificate programs may require special admission and additional course work for certificate completion. Contact the host department for details.