CBANS Suggested Coursework

M.Ed. In Special Education


This degree prepares special education service providers to work with children, youth, and adults with moderate to intense needs for behavioral intervention. Course work will prep students to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst® examination.

Master's Degree CORE: 9 Credits

  • PSY 699 Research Methods in ABA
  • EDSP 724 Trends & Issues in Special Education
  • EDSP 719 Assessment of Students with Severe Disabilities

Master's Degree AREA OF CONCENTRATION: 27 Credits

  • PSY 695 Ethics in Psychology
  • PSY 609 Principles of Behavior
  • PSY 713 Behavioral Observation and Assessment
  • PSY 783 Behavioral Interventions
  • PSY 767 Behavior Management & Consultation
  • EDSP 721 Advanced Behavior Management in Severe Disabilities
  • EDSP 725H Supervision and Field Work with Exceptional Children (6 cr)
  • EDSP 726 Methods of Teaching Students with Autism
  • -OR-EDSP 667 Teaching Students with Intellectual Disabilities

Notes: This program does not lead to teacher licensure or additional Please speak with an advisor if you would like to :o an existing license.

Total Credits for the M.Ed.= 39
At least must be taken at the 7D0 level

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