This online Master of Science in Education (M.S.Ed.) in Educational Diagnostics degree from the University of the Southwest is an excellent program for those teaching professionals who are looking to learn how to effectively and properly diagnose an individual's strengths and weaknesses and to use those findings to make appropriate educational decisions, which can have life-long consequences.
This online graduate degree in education has been created to be a flexible guide to aid individuals in developing the knowledge needed for becoming an expert educational diagnostician who can affect the diagnostic processes in a positive way.
Topics covered by the online education diagnostics, include:
- Learning & Human Development
- Educational & Special Education Law
- Culturally Diverse & Special Education Law
- Educational Research
- Career Development & Transition Planning
- Brain-Based Instruction
- High- & Low-Incidence Disabilities
- Diagnostic Corrective Reading
- Advanced Assessment
If you want to finish your degree on the fast track, the coursework can be completed within 12 months, followed by the internship that is usually completed within a 2-semester timeframe. The 42 credit hours of coursework is delivered online and is followed by a 3 credit hour internship of 300 clock hours that you complete in your own community.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission