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M.S. in Education - Special Education (Non-Licensure) (Grades K-12)

Walden University



Walden University's online M.S. in Education - Special Education (Non-Licensure) (Grades K-12) degree program was created for those experienced special educators who are looking to gain the broad knowledge that is needed for conducting research for determining the best practices for student's with special learning needs.

While in this online education program, students will take online special education courses that cover topics, such as:

  • Teacher as Professional
  • Designing Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
  • Enhancing Learning Through Linguistic and Cultural Diversity
  • The Special Educator as Instructional Leader
  • Introduction to Educational Research
  • The Impact of Disabilities on Learning and Teaching
  • Strategic Collaboration in Special Education
  • Advanced Instructional Strategies in Special Education
  • Literacy Interventions in Special Education
  • Advanced Behavioral Intervention in Special Education

This online education program is an ideal option for those special educators who are looking to synthesize research in neuroscience, assessment, and scientifically based interventions as a method of developing educational programs that will determine best practices for student learning.

All applicants must have a master's degree from an accredited institution.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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