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Rochester , MI 48309-4479
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Master of Education in Special Education with concentration in SLD

School of Education and Human Services

The Master of Education in Specific Learning Disability degree focuses on broader concepts of learning, instruction and development as well as in-depth preparation in the area of specific learning disability. Applicants should have or be eligible for a Michigan teacher certification. A practicum in an approved classroom is required and included in the program.

Delivery Type: 100% online with practicum completed at an approved site

Credit required/Time to completion: 40 credits/2 years

Cost of degree: $834 per credit. Estimate: $33,360 (based on 40 credit hours)
*Learn more about tuition rates.

Projected National Average Salary: $33,600

Projected National Job Growth: 5.9%

Career Opportunities: Education, community and social service, business development, Healthcare services

Who should apply: Teachers and educators who would like to complete an advanced degree as well as add the Specific Learning Disability endorsement to their current teaching certificate.

Who is hiring OU grads: Detroit Public Schools Community District, Utica Community Schools, Oakland Community College

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*Data was last reviewed in July 2021. Projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth.