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Seton Hill University - Office of Graduate and Online Studies

About this program

As a leader in the use of mobile technology for teaching and learning, well prepare you for today's classroom as well as tomorrow's. All instructors have classroom experience. You will receive personal support from an academic advisor, keeping you on track for graduation and career goals. Special Education - 30 credit online masters program with integrated classroom field experiences. Students in this program also have the option to complete the requirements for teaching certification in special education Pre K - 8 or 7 -12. To add the special education certification, you must already hold a current teaching certification.

  • Year partnership began: 2004
  • Fellowships awarded per year (average): 2

Application requirements

Online Application, official transcripts, two letters of recommendation, current resume, personal statement, proof of Teaching certification for Critical and Cultural Literacy.

Admissions process

Please inform your Program Counselor of your Peace Corps service. He or she will supply the supplemental Peace Corps form.

Degrees awarded

Master of Arts in Special Education; Master of Education in Innovative Instruction; Master of Education in Critical and Cultural Literacy

Benefits and opportunities

In-state Out-of-state
Tuition and fees $23,580 $23,580
Value of fellowship $7,074 $7,074
Net cost $16,506 $16,506

Net cost is equal to tuition/fees minus fellowship value. For some universities, the fellowship value includes non-tuition/fee benefits such as health insurance or housing. See cost savings details for more.

Estimated annual cost of living: $0

Cost savings details

Students receive a 30% discount off of the current tuition rate. Please note that because the program can be done online, cost of living estimates will depend on housing options and location.

Internship

Just like the benefits of your Seton Hill education, Career and Professional Development services don’t end with graduation. As a Seton Hill alumni, the CPDC is here for you if you decide you want to change, advance or enhance your career. Please visit the Career and Professional Development Center for Career Success stories!

Other opportunities

Jobs for alumni

Just like the benefits of your Seton Hill education, Career and Professional Development services don't end with graduation. As a Seton Hill alumni, the CPDC is here for you if you decide you want to change, advance or enhance your career. Please visit the Career and Professional Development Center for Career Success stories!

Nontraditional options

Online degree program, Option to pursue degree part time while receiving the Coverdell Fellowship

Contact information

Ellen Monnich
Assistant Director

Phone

724. 830.4208

Email

[email protected]

Address

1 Seton Hill Drive
Attn: Office of Graduate and Online Studies
Greensburg, PA 15601