Florida Gulf Coast University

College of Education

Special Education M.Ed.


10501 FGCU Boulevard, South

Fort Myers, FL 33965

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

Special Education M.Ed.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Appropriate for general and special educators Addresses mild, moderate, and severe disabilities Features a supportive cohort format Program of study designed to earn your degree in two years or less


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL or IELTS scores if earned bachelor's degree outside the US in a country where English is not the official language. 4-year regionally accredited undergraduate degree. Evidence of having met all requirements for a valid Florida Professional Teaching Certificate. 1 of the following: a GPA of 3.0 for the last 60 undergraduate semester hours; or a combined score of 1000 or higher on the quantitative and verbal sections of the GRE; or a 400 or higher on the MAT; or a graduate degree from a regionally accredited institution. Note: All applicants must submit GPA and graduate admission (GRE or MAT) test scores regardless of which of the above criteria are met for admissions. 3 recommendations from professionals in the field.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 371.92 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 6500 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 12400 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Fringe Rural Area

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999