This online special education master's degree and credential program contains an Intern track specifically designed for the candidate who is teaching full time in an appropriate setting in a public K–12 or private WASC- approved K–12 school. This assignment must be verified and approved by the program director prior to course registration.
This combined program offers candidates the flexibility to choose to complete their master’s degree and credential on campus or online.
APU also offers an Online Special Education, M.A.Ed., and Moderate/Severe Disabilities Education Specialist (K–12) Preliminary Credential, Non-Intern for candidates without current full-time teaching contracts. Candidates must see an advisor for proper placement in tracks within this credential program.
- Flexible program schedules allow students to take classes online while earning their degree.
- Expert faculty offer quality instruction grounded in a Christian worldview, creating a relevant program that enables students to make a difference in their classrooms.
- Small class sizes create a rich learning community as students progress through the program with a cohort of peers.
- Study at a top-ranked, accredited university known for quality in academics and successful graduates.