Are you an undergraduate student seeking electives in education? Consider enrolling in these courses to gain a deeper understanding of learners:

  • SPED 3600 Study of the Learner with Special Needs (3 cr)
  • SPED 3650 Collaboration (3 cr)
  • SPED 4715 Curriculum Techniques (3 cr)

License-Program Options

  1. If you have a Minnesota teaching license in any K-12 area and want to pursue a license in special education.
  2. If you have a bachelor’s degree but you do not have a teaching license.
  3. If you have a MN special education teaching license and you want to add another special education license.

The Master of Special Education (MSpEd) is an online applied degree designed for teachers who wish to enhance their knowledge about special education. The Master of Special Education emphasizes application of theory to practice through field experiences in each course. A majority of the required credit hours in the Master of Special Education degree are based on the Council of Exceptional Children (CEC) and the Minnesota Special Education Licensure Standards. The remaining credit hours are research-based and facilitate the planning for and development of an application project.

Please download the SPED Handbook 2022 as a resource for your work at BSU.

For more information please contact: (218) 755-3734