Special Education

Master of Arts in Education in Special Education Degree Requirements

The MAE requires completion of at least 30 hours of graduate course work. A minimum of 15 hours must be completed in the major, supplemented by a research course and at least three courses from the professional education core.

Typically, students will follow a plan of study as prescribed by special education licensure standards. Talk with your advisor about your plan of study.

Some courses that you may take include:
SPCED 540 - History of Education of Deaf Students and Psychology of Deafness
SPCED 600 - Education of Exceptional Children
SPCED 614 - Developmental Methods for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs
SPCED 624 - Vocational Preparation and Transition for Students with Disabilities
SPCED 637 - Organization and Administration of Special Education
SPCED 652 - Programs and Services for Individuals with Visual Impairment
Department of Special Education
Teachers College (TC), room 722
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Phone: 765-285-5700