Welcome

At the Minot State special education department, our vision is inclusive schools, inclusive communities, and inclusive communication.  What inspires you?

FIND YOUR WHY

Do you want to make a difference in your community? We believe that all people should have equal access and opportunities. Whether your future includes working as a special education teacher, becoming a professional in the field of sign language interpreting, or supporting individuals with developmental disabilities during any facet of life, our faculty are here to help you find your why.

CAREERS

Careers in disability human services, special education, and sign language fields are among some of the fastest growing professions, with high median pay often reflecting the high demand. Job opportunities vary, and include:

  • Direct support professional
  • Disability agency administrator
  • Classroom teacher
  • Itinerant/consulting teacher
  • Special education program coordinator
  • Educational interpreter
  • Freelance interpreter 

TUITION, SCHOLARSHIPS, & FINANCIAL AID

  • A record number of scholarships are available at Minot State.
  • Our out-of-state online tuition makes us the third most affordable university in the U.S.
  • Our new Automatic 4-Year Academic Award is available to qualified incoming freshman.
  • 57% of our students graduate with no student loan debt.

FLEXIBLE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Life is busy. Our special education programs are offered in many flexible formats, such as:

  • On campus
  • Online
  • Blended