Special Education

Master's Programs

The Special Education Master's Application Deadline for Fall 2023 is July 1, 2023

For Spring 2024, the deadline is November 1, 2023

The Master of Arts Degree Program builds upon the competencies developed in the Special Education Credential Programs, preparing students for positions of leadership, advocacy and scholarship in schools, the community, and within the overall profession of Special Education.

The Department of Special Education offers the MA degree with specializations in Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Early Childhood Special Education, Educational Therapy, Mild-Moderate Disabilities, and Moderate-Severe Disabilities.

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