Jul 21, 2024  
2024-2025 Graduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Graduate Catalog

Special Education, Behavior Specialist Concentration, M.Ed.

The Masters of Education (M.Ed) in Special Education, Behavior Specialist concentration is focused on the study of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).  The program provides the coursework needed to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) exam after degree conferral. This program also includes supervised practical field work in ABA. In addition, students admitted to the M.Ed. Special Education program will take additional EXED courses required for the M.Ed degree. 

Degree Requirements

College of Education Core: 9 Credit Hours

Concentration Courses: 33 credits

Students will take EXED 636 for four semesters. 

Total: 42 Credit Hours

Recommended Schedule

First Year - Fall: 9 Credit Hours

First Year - Spring: 9 Credit Hours

Summer: 3 Credit Hours

Second Year - Fall: 12 Credit Hours

Second Year - Spring: 9 Credit Hours

Total: 42 Credit Hours