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
Keiser University-Port St Lucie Yes N/A N/A N/A
Highland Community College-Illinois Yes 100% 76% 28%
Miami University - Oxford, OH Yes 74% 75% 81%
Westminster College-Salt Lake City Yes 70% 97% 57%
Linfield College-Nursing & Health Sciences Yes N/A N/A N/A
Amberton University Yes N/A N/A N/A
Keiser University-Sarasota Yes 96% 98% 57%
John Brown University Yes 65% 99% 68%
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science Yes N/A N/A N/A
Linfield College-Adult Degree Program Yes N/A N/A N/A
Jones College-Jacksonville Yes 100% 100% 38%
Anna Maria College Yes 68% 100% 47%
Emporia State University Yes 72% 95% 43%
Plymouth State University Yes 76% 91% 55%
Keiser University-Tallahassee Yes N/A N/A N/A
University of Southern Mississippi Yes 65% 97% 50%
Burlington College Yes 85% 90% 43%
South Texas College Yes 100% 90% 12%
Arlington Baptist College Yes 100% 74% 42%
Heald College-Fresno Yes 78% 99% 38%

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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