Overview - MA in Special Education (Collaborative K-6 or 6-12 Certification)
Delivery Format - Online
Number of Credit Hours - 36
Tuition per Hour - $420
Fees - $10 graduate College of Education fee (per hour)
*Test scores are waived for the Summer and Fall 2020 semester applications.
Accreditation - National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Practicum - Yes
Required Entrance - Bachelor's-level teaching certificate
Programs, courses and tuition subject to change.
Help your students reach their full potential. Through The University of Alabama's online master's degree in Special Education, you can choose either Collaborative K-6 or 6-12 certification to gain the skills you need. Online coursework is convenient for educators working full time to earn an advanced degree.
The Master of Arts in Special Education with Collaborative K-6 or 6-12 certification is designed for educators who currently hold bachelor's-level teaching certification. Completion of the program leads to Alabama Class A certification in Collaborative K-6 or 6-12. The program prepares teaching professionals to serve the educational needs of all student learners at the elementary or secondary level. The program will facilitate ideas and professional knowledge necessary to create an inclusive environment and maximize learning opportunities for prospective practitioners and ultimately for children experiencing cognitive, social, behavioral, physical and/or multiple disabilities.