University of Michigan - Dearborn

School of Education

Special Education with UM-Dearborn Inclusion Specialist Certificate



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Special Education with UM-Dearborn Inclusion Specialist Certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Education in Special Education degree with the UM-Dearborn Inclusion Specialist Certificate is for professionals who wish to learn how to identify, teach and manage students with disabilities in the general education and community settings. All of the required courses are online and do not require students to come to campus for class. Admission into the Inclusion Specialist program does not require a teaching certificate. Completion of the program does not lead to teacher certification nor certification/endorsement in any special education category.


The University of Michigan-Dearborn is fully accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

International Student Requirements:

• Completed application form • Application fee ($60.00 for those who will be studying on an F or J visa) • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions, and proof of secondary school completion (academic records) • English Language Proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS or MELAB) • Full Financial Support Information (Required for F and J Visa Students only) • Health Insurance • SEVIS DS-2019 Request Form (J Visa Students only) • Transfer Clearance document (required if student has a previous SEVIS I-20)

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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