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Learn how to make decisions based on data, then assess and encourage students to help them succeed.
Understand and apply best practices for developing individualized evaluation plans.
This specialization is part of the Capella Education Preparation
Provider Unit, which is accredited based on the National Council for
Accreditation of Teacher Education standards for a period of eight
years, from October 22, 2010, to December 31, 2018.
Our curriculum was developed around national special education teaching standards.
Earn clock hours for free, and apply your learning to a Capella degree program for a small, per-credit fee to help you save time and money.
Our curriculum incorporates standards based on the Advanced Council
for Exceptional Children to help encourage well-prepared,
career-oriented special educators.
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
From enrollment to graduation, coaches help you stay on track. They
know your program, answer questions, and cheer you on.
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
These skilled communicators offer free tutoring services and multiple
resources to sharpen your writing skills.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing, and
it does not include fees (including application and resource kit fees).
Your price may be higher or lower depending on your
specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. If transfer
credits are allowed in this offering, the prices above show what you
would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits
and the price if you brought in the maximum allowed transfer credits.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t need-based and never have to be repaid.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Grants are federal education funds that never need to be paid back.
Courses in this online MS in Education, Special Education Teaching
specialization can prepare you to plan, implement, and evaluate
curriculum and instructional strategies to enhance and promote success
for children with learning disabilities.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|ED5706||Assessment and Planning for Students with Disabilities|
|ED5707||Instruction for Students with Disabilities|
|ED5712||Communication, Consultation, and Collaboration for Special Education|
|EDT5150||Instructional Coaching to Improve Teaching and Learning|
The right education can change everything. Explore how you can
inspire and support children with learning disabilities.
Discover what you'll learn and potential career options to explore with a special education degree.
Want to advance in K-12 education? Consider a degree that connects
with these specializations and career paths.
Six soft skills beneficial for teachers to have, along with tips and
resources for developing them.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.