University Of Arkansas
|Institution Name||:||University Of Arkansas|
|Campus Setting||:||City: Small|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||18 to 1|
|Student population||:||21,405 (17,247 undergraduate)|
The Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Special Education coursework can be completed entirely online or can include courses from the on campus program. Coursework from both settings is accepted in the M.Ed. program. The M.Ed. in Special Education can have one of four foci. The first is a graduate program in special education for persons seeking advanced learning in special education without pursuing an additional license or a specialty certificate. The second is a graduate program in special education designed to meet the coursework requirements of an additional license program in Special Education Instructional Specialist (Grades 4-12). The third focus is a graduate program in special education designed to meet the coursework requirements of a Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The fourth focus is on Fayetteville campus program only and prepares teachers to meet the needs of students who are gifted and talented. The coursework of the programs preparing teachers to work with students with disabilities is delivered on the Internet, allowing for the opportunity to pursue educational goals at a time and place that fits individual schedules.
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Founded in 1871, University of Arkansasâ€™s Department of Education serves the state and nation through its research studies, initial teacher certification program, continuing education and a variety of services to state and local education agencies. The same expert UA professors who teach in the classroom teach its online courses. Therefore, as an online student, you truly get the best of both worlds: a dynamic web-based learning experience grounded in the rich history and tradition of the University of Arkansas. Its online platform allows you to collaborate with classmates for group projects, correspond with your teacher, access course syllabi, explore an online library, and more. In addition, you'll also enjoy the same student support services, from academic advising to financial aid. Students applying to the University of Arkansas will have all the benefits of earning a degree from a well-established, nationally respected institution, with the convenience of an online delivery system that allows them to balance their professional and personal lives while obtaining an advanced degree.
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