University of Texas System
|Institution Name||:||University of Texas System|
|Campus Setting||:||City: Large|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||17 to 1|
|Student population||:||50,995 (38,168 undergraduate)|
This program prepares proficient and skilled professionals for high-demand careers in special education school settings and other related disability fields. The 36-hour program is designed for certified K-12 educators wanting to prepare for a career in special education. The degree plan includes the required courses for online completion of the Master of Arts in Education, Special Education. Six hours of electives may be taken from bilingual education, reading, educational leadership, or a content area based on student interest, with Program Coordinator approval.
Other programs of University of Texas System
The University of Texas System (UT System) encompasses 15 educational institutions in Texas, of which nine are academic universities and six are health institutions. The system is headquartered in Austin and has a total enrollment of over 190,000 students. Its flagship institution is the University of Texas at Austin, which has one of the largest campuses in the nation. Besides providing a range of fulltime campus programs, the university offers accredited online degree programs at the associate, bachelor's, and master's degree levels. The same expert UT System professors who teach in the classroom teach its online courses. Therefore, as an online student, you will receive a comprehensive e-learning experience that enables you to master content in online courses as thoroughly as if you had attended classes on campus. 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.
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