Early Childhood Special Education Graduate Program

Why pursue the Accelerated Master of Science in Education – Early Childhood Special Education degree?

  • You’ll be able to provide special education services in infant/toddler, preschool or primary settings up to third grade.
  • You’ll team with educators, related service personal, health care workers and other community-based service providers.

Degree plans

This accelerated master’s program is an exclusive opportunity for MSU undergraduate students majoring in early childhood education or special education.

Early childhood education

Access the Accelerated MSEd–Early Childhood Special Education degree plan for early childhood education majors.

Special education

Access the Accelerated MSEd–Early Childhood Special Education degree plan for special education majors.

Estimated program costs

An accelerated master’s program saves you both time and money.

Typical undergraduate degrees at Missouri State will cost about $21,000. Add a year for your master’s degree at approximately $6,000, and your total cost (about $27,000) is less than most undergraduate degree programs alone.

Careers and Outcomes

A master’s degree in early childhood special education will prepare you for a career in several public-school settings.