Armstrong Atlantic State University
College of Education, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, Georgia


Greg Dziuban
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
University Hall 269
College of Education


Special Education MEd

Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Special Education

Armstrong Atlantic State University’s Master’s of Education in Special Education degree provides qualified special education professionals with advanced research based special education skills for delivering successful inclusionary programming and transitional preparation outcomes for their students with the most significant challenges. 
Armstrong’s advanced research based training program offers degree candidates the following current and novel training components:

Career Opportunities

Graduates with a Master’s Degree in Special Education will be prepared to compete for many job opportunities in public and private schools, and other agencies serving individuals with special needs, including nonprofit associations.

Program Features

The Master of Education in Special Education includes the only Georgia approved Special Education Transition Specialist Endorsement.  The program is tailored for working professionals.  All courses are completely online except two exciting courses completed face to face during the summer months.  All online instructors are fully qualified and provide the highest levels of exemplary instruction for online students.  They recognize some students are new to online instruction and provide the assistance needed so students are comfortable and succeed.


All teacher education programs at Armstrong Atlantic are approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission and accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.

Course of Study

The Master of Education in Special Education requires candidates to complete 33 semester hours of approved online and blended course work in five semesters.  Faculty advisors will also assist in registering students for each semester.

Program Details

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Special Education MAT