Nova Southeastern University

Abraham S. Fischler School of Education

Cognitive And Behavioral Disabilities


3301 College Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Cognitive And Behavioral Disabilities

Format: Online

Program Description:

The master of science in education with a specialization in cognitive and behavioral disabilities focuses on training educators to manage the complex and diverse learning styles of today’s student population. This specialization provides educators with advanced training in three special education concentration areas—developmental disabilities, emotional and behavioral disorders, and learning disabilities—as well as a foundation in assessment, classroom management, law, curriculum and development, and other areas. Course content is research-based and aligns directly with the professional practice standards set forth by the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC).


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: NSU's Office of Student Financial Aid administers federal, state, institutional, and private financial aid programs. For assistance with financial aid, students should contact the Financial Aid Office. NSU FAFSA Code: 001509.

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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