Online Graduate Programs in Gifted Education

Online graduate degrees and endorsements in Special Education offer teacher preparation programs to provide equitable and appropriate education for exceptional children and youth. This teacher preparation program leads to either an endorsement or a Master of Science in Special Education - Gifted degree.

 Course Requirements for the M.S. in Special Education - Gifted Degree

AEP 803 Educational Research 3
SPED 801 Legal Issues in Special Education  3
SPED 802 Theories of Exceptionalities and Diversity  3
SPED 804 Behavior Management in Schools 3
SPED 805 Assessment and Lab in Special Education  3
SPED 806 Materials and Methods for Exceptional Children 3
SPED 810 Technology in Special Education 3
SPED 811 Characteristics of Early Childhood Special Education 3
SPED 852 Educational Strategies: Gifted 3
SPED 861 Vocational/Transition Education 3
SPED 859 Pract Collab & Consult: Gifted  3
AEP 880 Cultural Diversity 3

 Contact Information
If you are interested in learning more about the Gifted Education program, please contact Dr. Linda Hyatt, Fort Hays State University, Rarick 226, 711 Park Street, Hays, KS 67601 at (785) 628-5580 or If you are ready to apply to the program, visit the FHSU Graduate School Website to get started.