University of Missouri - St Louis

College of Education

Special Education

Address:

One University Boulevard

One University Blvd.

Saint Louis, MO 63121

United States

Phone:

1-314-516-5416

Fax:

1-314-516-5392

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.Ed. - Special Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

UMSL's Master's Degree in Special Education provides its graduates comprehensive understanding, experience, and application of current, evidence-based best practices in K-12 Special Education. The implementation of strategies and interventions, about which students learn and apply, allows for program graduates to address the nearly 90% of children with special needs who attend public school-based, general education (inclusive) learning environments throughout the academic school year. No other master's degree-level, Special Education program - among higher education opportunities in the Greater St. Louis Area - comes close to harnessing and presenting the expertise and practical applications that bring success to practicing "special" educators.

Accreditation:

NCATE; HLC

International Student Requirements:

6.5 score on IELTS test.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 33

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 415.20 instate plus 608.40 for nonresidents USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999