M.S.Ed. in Early Childhood Special Education
Early Childhood Special Education is a growing profession in which qualified teachers are needed and highly valued. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a 17% increase in the need for qualified, certified special education teachers across all grade levels by the year 2020. In the early grades and in preschools, the Bureau projects a 21% increase in the need for special education teachers. For general education preschool teachers, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 25% increase in the need by 2020.
Our Master's in Early Childhood Special Education prepares teachers to educate diverse groups of young children. This program will prepare our students to teach across a variety of program settings including home, center-based programs, inclusive preschools and public school classes and programs.