Special Education Master's Degree

Special Education Master's Degree

Learn the skills needed to be a successful special education teacher in this cross-categorical program with two levels of specialization.

Are you passionate about teaching those with special needs? The master’s in special education prepares teachers for a career in special education and includes a cross-categorical program featuring two levels of specialization: high incidence special education and low incidence special education.

These programs have been approved for special education endorsement by the Kansas State Department of Education. K-State’s online degrees offered through the College of Education are highly rated by U.S. News & World Report, including a No. 12 ranking for the master’s in special education degree launched in 2020. Learn more here.

$536.13 per credit hour*
100% online

*This estimate includes online tuition and College of Education fees and is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ depending on your transfer hours, course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.


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