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Dedicated and creative special educators make a difference in the lives of students with disabilities and their families.

Our M.S. Ed. Program offers a concentration in special education that enables teachers to address the scholastic needs of students with mental, emotional, learning and other differences or disabilities. This concentration requires a total of 39 credit hours of graduate level work, of which 27 hours focus specifically on special education teaching skills.

The special education concentration meets the required accreditation outcomes, prepares candidates with required research skills, guarantees that curriculum needs are met and adds the recognition of a concentration in special education to the M.S.Ed. degree.

Required Courses

Core Courses
Dept./Course # Title Credit Hours
EDUC-H 520 Education and Social Issues 3
EDUC-J 500 Instruction in Context of Curriculum 3
EDUC-P 507 Assessment in Schools 3
EDUC-E 590 Research in Elementary Education* 3
Special Education Courses
Dept./Course # Title Credit Hours
EDUC-K 505 Introduction to Special Education for Graduate Students 3
EDUC-K 563 Learning Disabilities I 3
EDUC-K 544 Education the Socially/Emotionally Disturbed II 3
EDUC-K 535 Assessment/Remediation of Mildly Handicapped I 3
EDUC-K 553 Management of Academic and Social Behavior 3
EDUC-K 565 Collaboration and Service Delivery 3
EDUC-K 500 Topical Seminary in Special Education: Autism Spectrum 2
EDUC-K 580 Curriculum & Methods of Education for Mental Disabilities 3
EDUC-K 590 Ind. Study or Research in SPED V.T. High Incidence Methods-RTI in Literacy 1
EDUC-K 588 Supervised Teaching in Special Education 3

Advising

Please contact Carol Bartlett, Ph.D. or Lisa Hoffman, Ph.D. for advising information on education requirements.

Resident

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Sarah Sehlinger

Assistant Professor
Coordinator of Special Education

Hillside Hall 31
Phone: (812) 941-2593
ssehlin@iu.edu

Campus Events

Advising Week Events

Advising Week Events

September 27th, 2021

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Monday Bible Study

Monday Bible Study

September 27th, 2021

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

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September 28th, 2021

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Spectrum Fall 2021 Meetings

Spectrum Fall 2021 Meetings

September 28th, 2021

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September 29th, 2021

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Thinkfast! - Title IX Edition

Thinkfast! - Title IX Edition

September 29th, 2021

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Pre-Connect Study

Pre-Connect Study

September 30th, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

CSF Connect

CSF Connect

September 30th, 2021

6:45 PM - 9:00 PM

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Annual School of Business Golf Scramble

October 1st, 2021

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SGA Meeting

SGA Meeting

October 1st, 2021

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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