Master of Education with a major in Special Education - General Curriculum
The Master of Education in Special Education degree prepares practicing educators to be teacher-leaders in Special Education - Individualized General curriculum. The program provides initial certification in special education for experienced educators in other fields and prepares teachers to educate an increasingly diverse population of students in Georgia through inclusive practices.
The program of study in the M.Ed. in Special Education - Individualized General Curriculum begins with an inclusive core of course work in curriculum development, collaborative practices and content area teaching strategies in reading and writing. Upon completion of the program, individuals majoring in Special Education - Individualized Curriculum may also become eligible to receive an endorsement in Reading or TESOL.
Successful candidates complete the programs of study in approximately 18-24 months. The M.Ed. in Special Education has been approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission and is fully accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education