Ed.S. in Special Education Online Program

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A fully online program, the Education Specialist in Special Education is designed to meet the current demands of teachers who are certified in Special Education, as they pursue graduate preparation beyond the master’s degree. In the program, you will complete content specific requirements in your Special Education concentration area:

    • Adaptive Curriculum, or
    • General Curriculum

The program requires 33 semester hours and provides opportunities for you to:

    • Collaborate with others across disciplines
    • Explore teacher leadership opportunities and develop leadership skills
    • Apply and extend content knowledge and pedagogical skills through the examination of curriculum and instruction issues and research
    • Continue development of technology skills and develop skills in using technology to impact and assess student learning
    • Conduct action research related to your concentration area in special education

This program is an approved program by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (PSC) and meets the PSC’s certificate upgrade requirements with corresponding pay increase by Georgia public school systems.

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Last updated: 9/19/2019

Special Education • Dept. of Elementary and Special Education • PO Box 8134 Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5203