Masters in Special Education in Puerto Rico

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Special Education

A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

Special education is a facet of teaching that focuses on delivering an appropriate education to children who struggle with mental, physical, emotional, or social delays. Special education teachers often must complete professional training and receive certification in both teaching and special education to work with students who have special needs.

There are several institutions for higher learning located throughout Puerto Rico, with The University of Puerto Rico being the oldest and largest. As a territory of the United States, citizens may have access to additional opportunities for education.

Top Master Programs in Special Education in Puerto Rico 2018

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Master in Education with Specialization in Teaching Adapted Physical Education

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Full time February 2018 Puerto Rico San Juan

A program of study for those interested in becoming adapted Physical Educators for special populations in public or private scenarios. [+]

A program of study for those interested in becoming adapted Physical Educators for special populations in public or private scenarios.

The master's programs of the School of Education provide numerous and innovative alternatives for the development of professionals that are leaders in formal educational institutions and other related work environments.

Mission of the School of Education

The missions of the School of Education is based on the principle that education is the art of achieving positive changes founded on social ethics. Our goal of excellence is manifested in that a good quality of life is the product of the holistic instruction of the student and the educational professional. Academic autonomy, respect for diversity, equality and human dignity, as well as reflective and diverse thought, characterize our organizational environment.... [-]


Master Of Arts In Education - Specialization In Curriculum And Instruction

Universidad del Este (UNE)
Campus Full time Part time August 2018 Puerto Rico Carolina

Oriented teaching programs and curriculum development. The specialization in Curriculum and Instruction is designed for those who are certified teachers and have an active experience in the classroom. Graduates of these masters, develop research skills in the classroom, teamwork, use of technology and design and curriculum review and evaluation. [+]

Oriented teaching programs and curriculum development. Specializing in Curriculum and Instruction It is designed for those who are certified teachers and have an active experience in the classroom.

Graduates of these masters, develop research skills in the classroom, teamwork, use of technology and design and curriculum review and evaluation.

Specialization in Curriculum and Teaching:

English (39 credits). Early education (39 credits). Special education * (39 credits). [-]

Master of Arts in Education – Special Education

Universidad Metropolitana (UMET)
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Puerto Rico San Juan

This specialty is oriented to facilitate to the teacher of Special Education the tools that allow her/him to perform their functions effectively and efficiently in the classroom. In addition, the specialty at this level facilitates competing to her/him in the magisterial field for an associate teacher rank. [+]

This specialty is oriented to facilitate to the teacher of Special Education the tools that allow her/him to perform their functions effectively and efficiently in the classroom. In addition, the specialty at this level facilitates competing to her/him in the magisterial field for an associate teacher rank.

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