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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.

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Program Highlights

This online degree is offered by APU's School of Education. View additional graduate education programs.

Note: This information is current for the 2013–14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.