University of Idaho
College of Graduate Studies
Prepare for Success
A graduate degree in special education is ideal for people who have compassion and a desire to help those with special needs. A graduate degree places the student in leadership and decision-making roles. An undergraduate degree in education or a similar field is required for the special education program.
Your First Year
Some of the courses you will take are:
•Introduction of Evaluation of Children and Youth
•Education of People with Disabilities
•Behavioral Analysis for Children and Youth
•Families: Issues of Disability and Culture
•Special Education Curriculum
•Language, Communication, and Social/Emotional Enhancement
This program is offered in Moscow, Coeur d’Alene and online.
The University of Idaho is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 306 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Distant Town
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999