Master of Science in Education, Students with Disabilities

Master of Science in Education, Students with Disabilities

Total Credits 
With initial certification: 36 credits
Without initial certification: 39 credits
Evening hybrid classes
Core Program Duration 
Four semesters (16 months)
Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)
Instructors with real-world experience as teachers and administrators
About the Program 

Medaille’s Master of Science in Education, Students with Disabilities is designed for individuals who currently hold, or are working towards, initial New York State certification in Students with Disabilities. Graduates of the Special Education Master’s degree program in Buffalo will understand and be prepared to focus on the unique academic, cognitive, social and emotional needs of students receiving special education services.

2016-17 MSEd in Students with Disabilities Handbook

What can you do with this degree?
After completion of the Master’s degree in Special Education on our Buffalo campus have gone on to careers as
What can you do with this degree? 
Students with Disabilities Teachers
Disability Support Services Coordinators
Behavior Technicians
Developmental Assistants
Educational Support Services Assistants
Job Coaches

Program Format 

Students attend classes one to two evenings a week

Complete your degree in just four semesters (16 months)

Fall-only start



At Medaille College, we understand the challenges of being a working adult with high career aspirations. That’s why Medaille’s Adult & Graduate programs are designed specifically to fit your already busy schedule. With Medaille, you can earn your degree and still have time for work and family. Medaille College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000)
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  • Financial aid and scholarships available



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