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Special Education

Western Michigan University

M.A.
12 months
Duration
1022 USD/credit
1022 USD/credit
681 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

At Special Education from Western Michigan University students may focus their studies on obtaining a special education teaching or administration endorsement, in depth study of special education content for personal growth, or preparation for advanced graduate training. 

Overview

Special Education from Western Michigan University offers concentrations in: Administration, Clinical teacher and Master teacher.

Graduates with Special Education from Western Michigan University will:

  • be able to become behavior specialists or earn additional endorsement in emotional impairment, or learning disabilities. 
  • be able for pursuing leadership positions as central office administrators, supervisors, or directors of special education within a school district or ISD.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Advanced Assessment for Except. Learners
  • Curriculum Development for Except. Learners 
  • Issues in Special Education
  • Collaboration and Consultation in Special Education
  • Applications of Research in Special Education
  • Organization and Administration of Services for Learners with Disabilities
  • Supervision of Special Education Programs and Services
  • Legal Aspects of Special Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

On-going; students may be admitted for each semester.

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

30-41

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Copy of passport identification page
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates
  • $100 non-refundable application fee
  • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance
  • This program requires three recommendations
  • Written statement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1022 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1022 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1022 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1022 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    681 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 681 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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