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Special Education, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Austin, TX, United States
The Bachelor of Arts in Special Education at Saint Edward's University will prepare you to guide exceptional students toward positive learning outcomes and increased independence. From beneficial behavioral management to proven teaching methods for struggling learners, you'll discover special education best practices that help children succeed in school and daily life. 
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As a Special Education major at Saint Edward's University, you'll have the opportunity to:

  • Advocate for students who may be challenged by autism spectrum disorders, traumatic brain injury, mental disabilities or sensory impairments 
  • Enable student success in today’s inclusive, general education classrooms
  • Gain expertise in instructional and behavioral resources
  • Use the latest classroom technology such as assistive devices and interactive software
  • Study the practical implications of federal IDEA laws promoting inclusion
  • Collaborate effectively with general educators, parents, social workers and therapists

When you join the Special Education program, you become part of a community of like-minded people. We dedicate our work to serving our students and each other. Here you'll create close relationships that will become a built-in support system extending beyond your four years on campus. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

For more details, regarding the courses list, please visit the website.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

SAT or ACT Scores: The St. Edward’s SAT code is 6619, and the ACT code is 4156. Official scores should be submitted from the testing agency..U.S. citizens enrolled in a foreign high school their junior and senior year are exempt from this requirement.

Essay: Admission counselors can read up to 40 essays per day so think about how to make your essay as distinctive as you are. This is your opportunity to let our college admission officers get to know you.

Accademic Reccoamndation: If there’s any part of your application you want to get a jump on, this is it. You’ll be asking respected (and busy) teachers to write this letter for you. 


Tuition Fee

  • International

    11676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46690 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    11676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46690 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Austin

  • 1243 - 2310 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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