Degree Levels Offered for Special Education

Sample Free Open
Special Education Courses


Media Course Start Date Professor School
008 full-course 8 Becoming a Teacher N/A N/A Open University of Hong Kong
For those considering becoming a teacher, this course from the Open University of Hong Provides provides an overview of the profession, from necessary skills to students', parents', and society's expectations.
031 audio 31 Classroom Management and Discipline 2008-09-01 Fall 2008 Norma MacRae East Tennessee State University
This course covers major theoretical and empirical approaches to classroom management and discipline.
013 audio 13 Current Trends in Special Education N/A N/A Liberty University
In this course, you'll learn different models of service delivery and collaboration, as well as discuss legal and ethical issues and documentation procedures related to special education.
009 audio 9 Issues and Trends in Exceptionality N/A N/A Liberty University
Issues and trends in special education are taught in this course from Liberty University.
011 video 11 Learning and Behavior Problems N/A N/A Liberty University
This special education course is designed to prepare future teachers to work with children and adolescents who have disabilities in the area of learning and behavior.
016 audio 16 School Leadership in Diverse Settings N/A N/A Liberty University
See how educational leadership varies from private to charter to traditional schools, as well as alternative and online schools.
001 full-course 1 Working with Students with Special Educational Needs N/A N/A Global Text Project
This class discusses teaching methods and techniques for working with students with special needs.

Accredited Online Special Education Degrees

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshmen Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate
Everest College-Fort Worth Yes 100% 92% 59%
Globe University Minnesota School of Business-Lakeville Yes 100% 100% N/A
Middlesex Community College Yes 100% 55% 13%
Monroe College-Main Campus Yes 59% 96% 51%
Baton Rouge Community College Yes N/A 71% 5%
Saint Cloud State University Yes 90% 83% 50%
Globe University-Wausau Yes 100% 93% N/A
Monroe College-New Rochelle Yes 58% 96% 57%
George Fox University Yes 75% 96% 64%
University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus Yes 100% 98% 23%
Adams State University Yes 61% 94% 21%
Texas Tech University Yes 64% 72% 62%
ITT Technical Institute-Arnold Yes 94% 85% 32%
University of Phoenix-Jersey City Campus Yes 100% 87% 12%
University of South Dakota Yes 49% 93% 50%
University of Charleston Yes 56% 100% 52%
Rasmussen College-Fort Myers Yes N/A N/A N/A
Aims Community College Yes N/A 78% 21%
Texas Woman's University Yes 86% 94% 45%
University of Phoenix-Minneapolis/St Paul Campus Yes 100% 95% 7%

Special Education at a Glance

Number of Degrees Conferred in Special Education

    • 6,780 Bachelor's Degrees in
      Special Education
      • 10% Male
        Students
      • 90% Female
        Students
    • 14,405 Master's Degrees in
      Special Education
      • 15% Male
        Students
      • 85% Female
        Students
    • 189 Doctoral Degrees in
      Special Education
      • 22% Male
        Students
      • 78% Female
        Students

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