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Special Education MA – Intervention Specialist: Academic Coaching & Leadership Emphasis

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Leadership and Advanced Skills in Special Education Intervention

This emphasis is designed for people who have worked as a special education teacher and are seeking more education/training at the graduate level in order to become a leader in the work setting.

This comprehensive master's degree will foster academic, behavioral and social success for students. Program outcomes include...

  • Highly-qualified special educator literacy and mathematics skills
  • Research-based instructional interventions to meet students' needs
  • Mentoring and instructional coaching competencies
  • Culturally responsive approaches to address the needs of diverse students and their families
  • The ability to advance to leadership positions in your school

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This online Special Education Master of Arts – Intervention Specialist program provides two emphasis options. If you want an intervention program focused on Applied Behavior Analysis, see our BACB®-verified Special Education MA: Intervention Specialist – Applied Behavior Analysis Emphasis.

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Credits Required:
Time to Completion:
2 years
$495/credit hour

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Program Coordinator:

Corey Pierce, PhD


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