Special Education: Advanced Practitioner

U.S. News and World Report 2018Degree: Master of Arts in Education
Program: Special Education: Advanced Practitioner
Degree Level: Graduate
Credit Hours: 36 credit hours
Delivery Format: Online
Prerequisites: Bachelor's Degree - Teacher Certification in Special Education; Prerequisite for Assistive Technology Specialist Emphasis is bachelor's degree only

The Master of Arts in Education: Special Education – Advanced Practitioner program is designed for teachers who currently hold certification in Special Education and would like to further their education. Students have four options to choose from: 1) Behavior Intervention Specialist 2) Inclusion and Collaboration Specialist 3) Assistive Technology Specialist Emphasis 4) Functional Academic Skills and Independent Living Specialist Emphasis. Courses are offered online at the graduate level.


Required and Elective Courses

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Program Overview

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How do I get started?


1. Request information 
about the program to learn more.

2. Apply to the program.

3. Contact UNK eCampus with any questions:

University of Nebraska at Kearney - eCampus
Phone: 308-865-8927
Email: ecampus@unk.edu

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