Admissions Requirements

The online Special Education M.S. Program is open to eligible students in the U.S. (including the District of Columbia and all U.S. territories). The program is closed to students residing in countries other than the U.S. except for U.S. military and State Department personnel and their family members with APO/FPO addresses.

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum requirements:

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree granted by a regionally accredited institution.
  • Have earned a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.7 in the applicant's major field of study at the undergraduate level or have earned a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 in all courses taken at the graduate level.
  • The GRE (Graduate Record Examination) is not required.

Note: Before pursuing a program intended to lead to licensure, individuals are encouraged to contact Indiana State Online at (812) 237-2345 or