Bachelor Programs in Special Education

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Special Education

A Bachelor in Special Education prepares teachers to practice inclusive education for individuals with disabilities. Participants in the degree program learn teaching methods to educate and develop students with physical and learning disabilities who require specialized support to receive an education.

What is a Bachelor in Special Education? This undergraduate degree provides students with a framework of empowerment, advocacy, behavior and education methods to teach and support individuals with disabilities. Special education coursework extensively covers the skills and understanding necessary to work with special needs students in a classroom or social services setting. Participants study the physical and mental disabilities that require special education and their influence on learning and development. They leave the program capable of successfully working with and educating people with diverse needs. Students may choose to concentrate their coursework on their areas of interest, such as assessment methods or disability specialization, in order to tailor their career paths after graduation.

Students benefit from the special education program’s foundation of special needs instruction combined with the option to focus on an area of interest. Graduates are prepared for a career in inclusive education with an understanding of special needs students, a peer support network in place and the skills to fill an important role in the school system and community.

Special education degree programs usually take four years to complete. Tuition rates vary across institutions. Prospective students should inquire with each institution to get a clear vision of the cost in time and tuition required to complete the program.

Special education graduates are prepared for a career teaching and supporting students with a diverse range of learning needs. Program graduates may spend a career educating and developing children in a classroom setting, or they may choose to work in other capacities. A special education degree qualifies graduates to work in assessment and advocacy in school settings or in the community.

Individuals interested in a career in special education can find the right institution to pursue their degree by searching our extensive database of schools. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bachelor in Special Needs Education – Drama Therapy

Palacky University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Czech Republic Olomouc

The study is designed as a non-teaching structured (two-stage) course with a focus on special needs education and drama therapy. The study covers not only theoretic and informative disciplines (e.g. basics of special needs education, psychology, psychopaedy, etc.), but a great emphasis is placed on formative and therapeutic-formative disciplines.

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Description of the programme

The study is designed as a non-teaching structured (two-stage) course with a focus on special needs education and drama therapy. The study covers not only theoretic and informative disciplines (e.g. basics of special needs education, psychology, psychopaedy, etc.), but a great emphasis is placed on formative and therapeutic-formative disciplines: drama therapy, art therapy, personal-social training, creative drama, drama therapy projecting, and other expressive and experiential subjects. The aim of the study is to prepare the graduates for qualified work in the sectors of education, social care, healthcare, and in non-governmental organizations active in the mentioned sectors. The study organically links the knowledge of special needs education and drama therapy (in the context of other expressive therapeutic disciplines), and on the basis of a broad interdisciplinary approach leads students to independent work in solving complex theoretical and especially practical issues with their clients. The graduates have an opportunity to continue in the follow-up Master’s degree in Special Needs Education – Drama Therapy.... [-]


Dual Degree Program in Early Childhood and Primary Education, with EFL (English as a Foreign Language) Concentration and Concentration in Educational Therapy

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
Campus Full time 5 years September 2018 Spain Madrid

The Dual Degree in Primary School Education and Early Childhood Education is taught over five academic years. Obtaining both qualifications, organized according to the framework of the European Higher Education Area, ENTITLES you to work as a Teacher in both Primary Education, and as a Teacher in Early Childhood Education stages. This is valid for public education centers, as well as private, and those subsidized by the State. [+]

Doble Grado en Educación Infantil y Educación Primaria, con Menciones en Lengua Extranjera [Inglés] y en Pedagogía Terapéutica

Los estudios del Doble Grado en Educación Primaria y Educación Infantil se desarrollan en cinco cursos académicos. La obtención de ambas titulaciones, configuradas según el marco del Espacio Europeo de Educación Superior, HABILITA para ejercer como Maestro en la etapa de Educación Primaria y como Maestro en la etapa de Educación Infantil, tanto en los centros escolares públicos como en los concertados y privados.

Este doble Grado lleva asociada la posibilidad de obtener dos menciones específicas: la Mención en Lengua Extranjera: Inglés y la Mención en Pedagogía Terapéutica.... [-]


Degree In Special Education With Emphasis On Mental Retardation

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2018 Costa Rica Heredia San Pedro San José Perez Zeledón Cañas Puntarenas Paso Canoas Grecia Guápiles Ciudad Neily + 8 more

Train professionals in the field of education with the knowledge and skills to serve students with mental retardation or Emotional and behavioral problems, according to their educational needs and strengths; from under Education for All, in which both the learner and its context, be considered as an active unit. At different levels and contexts of education, system according to the national reality. [+]

Train professionals in the field of education with the knowledge and skills to serve students with mental retardation or Emotional and behavioral problems, according to their educational needs and strengths; from under Education for All, in which both the learner and its context, be considered as an active unit. At different levels and contexts of education, system according to the national reality.

Form a professional line with global changes founded on Human Rights, taking into account fundamental data on training and practice of professionals in Special Education, which now exert obtained by analyzing results of investigations conducted in the national context by the Center national Resource for Educational Inclusion.... [-]


Bachelor in Special Education

Al Ahliyya Amman University
Campus or Online Full time 4 years September 2018 Jordan Amman

This Department aims to prepare teachers for special education programmes by training them to work with individuals with special needs (students with disabilities and students of exceptional intelligence or talents) in the public and private sectors. The Department aims to produce graduates with impeccable skills and abilities and who will have mastered cutting-edge knowledge in their field. [+]

This Department was opened in 2007, and it aims to prepare teachers for special education programmes by training them to work with individuals with special needs (students with disabilities and students of exceptional intelligence or talents) in the public and private sectors. The Department aims to produce graduates with impeccable skills and abilities and who will have mastered cutting-edge knowledge in their field. The University has consistently ensured that this Department has distinct faculty members who are capable of delivering quality lectures and conducting research and field work and who waste no effort in their relentless quest for further and more refined knowledge in their field. ... [-]


Bachelor of Special Needs Education

Minin University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Russia Nizhny Novgorod

If there is a profession in relation to which the word “vocation” can be used, it would be a special needs educator. Professionals working with children with special needs - today and always are the most demanded and best paid of all teachers. [+]

If there is a profession in relation to which the word “vocation” can be used, it would be a special needs educator. Professionals working with children with special needs - today and always are the most demanded and best paid of all teachers.

Bachelor profiles:

"Speech Therapy" (internal and distant forms);

Where can I work after graduation:

Speech therapists in preschool educational institutions Speech therapist in private children developmental centers Specialist psychological, medical and pedagogical commission Speech therapists at school speech correction point Head of a private speech therapy center Specialist in private practice Speech therapist at centers of psychological and educational rehabilitation and for children with special needs Specialist in speech correction in children's homes, sanatoriums ... [-]

BA In School And Social Adaptation In Education

Université du Québec à Rimouski UQAR
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 Canada Rimouski Lévis + 1 more

The Bachelor of school and social adaptation in education provides the skills necessary to master the educational intervention for struggling students (preschool, primary or secondary), adult sector students in basic training and students with disabilities. [+]

The Bachelor of school and social adaptation in education provides the skills necessary to master the educational intervention for struggling students (preschool, primary or secondary), adult sector students in basic training and students with disabilities.

The program aims to train teachers able to effectively support students with social maladjustments and learning individually or in groups, in regular classes or special class.

paths

The Bachelor of Education in school and social adaptation includes two paths:

pre - primary Secondary - Adult Education

Students choose one of two specializations from the fourth quarter.

Internships

The Bachelor of Education in school and social adaptation has four school placements, each a year. Over 720 hours of training are carried out in schools. Authorized Internship places are the school boards of five administrative regions: ... [-]


Bachelor in Special Education

Wisconsin Lutheran College
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 USA Milwaukee

Education majors experience numerous opportunities for teaching clinicals in a variety of educational settings. Students may concentrate in Wide Range Education, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, or Special Education. [+]

Education majors experience numerous opportunities for teaching clinicals in a variety of educational settings. Students may concentrate in Wide Range Education, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, or Special Education.

WLC focuses on preparing quality teachers and positive role models who are ready to face the challenges of traditional and non-traditional educational programs that require a high degree of flexibility, stamina, and resourcefulness. Education majors gain meaningful experience outside of the college classroom through partnerships with area schools. Pre-student teaching clinicals, connected to all methods courses, are conducted in a variety of early childhood, elementary, middle, and secondary school settings.... [-]


Bachelor of Education - Special Education

The Mico University College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Jamaica Kingston

The Mico degree in Special Education is instruction that is specially designed to meet the unique needs of children with exceptionalities such as hearing and visual impairment, learning disabilities, mental retardation, communication disorders, giftedness and behavioural disorders. [+]

The Mico degree in Special Education is instruction that is specially designed to meet the unique needs of children with exceptionalities such as hearing and visual impairment, learning disabilities, mental retardation, communication disorders, giftedness and behavioural disorders. A degree in Special Education can serve as a prerequisite into other professions such as:

Speech and Language Pathology Occupational Therapy Physical Therapy Educational Psychology Psychometrics Community Rehabilitation

The programme offers a 4-year Degree in any of the following areas of specialization:

Moderate and Severe Disabilities Educational Assessment and Instructional Planning Mild and Moderate Disabilities Blindness and Visual Impairment [-]

Bachelor in Special Education

Oral Roberts University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2018 USA Tulsa

The College of Education at ORU is committed to providing the opportunity for individuals responding to the call of God to become professional "transformed Christian educators." [+]

The College of Education at ORU is committed to providing the opportunity for individuals responding to the call of God to become professional "transformed Christian educators." Offering a diverse but cohesive teacher education program that integrates three essential segments of teacher preparation - general education, specialized subject area education and professional education - students acquire comprehensive teaching preparation.

Additionally, all students who wish to major in education or obtain a standard teaching certificate must be admitted to the Professional Education Program. For those students majoring in education or seeking a standard teaching certificate, admission to the program is a prerequisite for approval to student teach. Education majors must be admitted before they have competed 75 hours toward their education degree. ... [-]