M.S. Ed. in Childhood Special Education - Sample Curriculum

Below is a sample course curriculum for our M.S. Ed. in Childhood Special Education program for certified teachers. Courses are subject to change.

Course Number Course Title Semester Hours
EDU 501 Introduction to Special Education 3
EDU 528 Language, Culture, Literacy 3
EDU 529 Literacy Instruction for Children with Special Needs 3
EDU 531 Mathematics for Students with Special Needs 3
EDU 541 Classroom Management for Special Education 2
EDU 551  Assessment in Special Education 3
EDU 552 Differentiated Instruction 2
EDU 553 Instructional and Assistive Technology 2
EDU 554 Inclusion/Collaboration: Working with Communities and Families 2
EDU 581 Development of Students with Special Needs 3
EDU 600 Research Seminar 3
EDU 557 Teaching Students with Autism and Severe Disabilities 3
EDU 682 Student Teaching Seminar 3
  Total Credits 35

Additional Requirements: Professional Writing and Critical Reading Seminar (Year 1)