Nova Southeastern University

Abraham S. Fischler School of Education

MS Education with Specialization in Exceptional Student Education


3301 College Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Education with Specialization in Exceptional Student Education

Format: Online

Program Description:

The master of science degree program in education with a specialization in exceptional student education prepares educators in teaching students with disabilities. This specialization provides educators with skills for assessing and teaching life skills and academic content to children and youth with disabilities across the spectrum. Course content is research based and infuses best practices in education.

Coursework for the exceptional student education specialization is available online and at many of the university’s Student Educational Centers throughout the state of Florida. The online delivery option allows students to receive and submit coursework and interact with participants and professors via the Internet. The site-based delivery option allows students to take classes in the evenings or on weekends in locations near their homes. The distance delivery option allows busy professionals to complete their degrees without having to leave their jobs or travel long distances.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

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

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