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Special Education Teaching
Master of Science in Education

Pursue your calling to help children with special needs achieve their best. The MS in Education, Special Education Teaching from Capella University can help you take your next career steps in a vital and rewarding field.

In this program, you’ll focus on effective ways to implement specialized teaching, build effective curricula, and collaborate with other professionals to drive positive outcomes for diverse students of all abilities. You can develop knowledge and assessment principles for special education in diverse educational settings, and open the door to leadership roles.

Individualized evaluation planning

Understand and apply best practices for developing individualized evaluation plans.

Professionally aligned

Our curriculum was developed around national special education teaching standards.

Data-based decision-making 

Learn how to make decisions based on data, then assess and encourage students to help them succeed.

Classes start February 7

Use the code WINTER to waive the $50 application fee.

At a Glance

  • Online
  • 6 Courses
  • 4 Specialization courses
  • Capstone
  • 46 Total quarter credits
  • 12 Maximum transfer credits

Reduce your tuition by $2,500

Enroll in a qualified program and apply for a $2.5K Capella Progress Reward, a scholarship to help fund your master’s degree. Eligibility rules and exclusions apply. Connect with us for details.