Tuition and Financial Aid:
Master of Education in Special Education Online

You can afford an online master's degree with UTRGV

Tuition is structured to give our students the best value and flexibility. UTRGV is making every attempt to remove the financial barriers that prohibit access to higher education by offering affordable degree programs and providing financing options.

Program Per Credit Hour Per Course Per Program
Master of Education in Special Education $458.33 $1,374.99 $13,750

Additional Fees


For more information, please visit our Scholarships page.

TEACH Grant Process

The following steps must be completed after students have accepted the TEACH Grant award offer:

  1. Sign an agreement to serve (similar to the Stafford loan MPN)
  2. Complete TEACH Grant entrance counseling
  3. Provide TEACH Grant employment certification form to principal, assistant principal or director of human resources

Once the TEACH Grant disbursement is released, the student will receive a disbursement letter.

Financial Aid

UTRGV is an equal opportunity institution in the administration of its financial aid programs. In keeping with this policy, financial aid is extended to students without regard to race, creed, sex, national origin, veteran status, religion, age or disability. For additional information regarding funding please visit our Financial Aid for Accelerated Online Programs page.

Financial Aid Application Process

  1. Submit financial aid application at
  2. Use financial aid code 003599.

Financial Aid Requirements

In order to qualify for federal financial assistance, an applicant must meet the following criteria:

Back to Master of Education in Special Education Online