The University of Missouri’s online master’s in special education with an emphasis in gifted education ranks No. 2 on “The 30 Best Online Master’s in Gifted & Talented Education Programs” list.
Mizzou is excited to offer a top-ranked program for educators that have a passion for creating a dynamic learning experience for gifted students. As TheBestSchools.org writes, “A master’s in gifted education online prepares you for an instrumental role in the development of exceptional students’ abilities.”
Not only teachers benefit from the program — the degree has potential applications for occupational therapists, school counselors, and more. The program meets Missouri Department of Education (DESE) academic requirements for Missouri Gifted Certification.
The online master’s in special education program is 100 percent online, and students need 30 credit hours to complete the program. Students typically take one or two classes each semester and finish in two to three years.