Special Education Program

Degree Requirements

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Special Education Program Requirements

The JBU Master of Education degree in Special Education is a master’s degree program designed form the post-baccalaureate candidate that will prepare students for an Arkansas Special Education K-12 endorsement. Individuals possessing a baccalaureate degree and holding a current teaching license are eligible to make application to enter the program. The 35 credit hour program includes a 23 hour licensure-only option.

In addition to a master's degree & licensure-only options, JBU offers a Special Education Resource K-6, 7-12 Endorsement program. This is a 12 hour program designed for individuals currently holding a standard Arkansas K-6 or 4-8 license, or a standard 7-12 license in a content area of English Language Arts, Mathematics, or Science. This program of study prepares teachers to work with special education students in resource or co-taught classrooms.

Select your program of interest below to view the course requirements: