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Educational Leadership (Special Education Administration)

Grand Valley State University

M.Ed. On Campus
12 months
Duration
718 USD/credit
718 USD/credit
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About

The Educational Leadership (Special Education Administration) program at Grand Valley State University  is known for its comprehensive approach to preparing individuals for the many facets of special education administration including leadership theory and research, programs and services, law, finance, curriculum and instruction, and personnel.

Overview

Program Type: The Educational Leadership (Special Education Administration) program  at Grand Valley State University  emphasis in Special Education Administration allows completers to work in K-12th grade Special Education administrative settings.

Values 

  • The College of Education values expertise to guide our practice, equity to guide our interactions, liberal education to guide our perspectives, and social responsibility to guide our commitment to democratic education. We value these ideals in our preparation of candidates, our development of faculty, and our relationships with the larger community we serve.
  • The special education administration program is known for its comprehensive approach to preparing individuals for the many facets of special education administration including special education law, finance, personnel administration, staff development, curriculum, and current issues. Students participating in this program can receive a master’s degree in special education administration or obtain approval as a special education supervisor or director of special education.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  •  Foundations of Special Education Administration 
  • Administration of Special Education Programs and Services 
  • Curriculum and Instruction Leadership in Special Education Administration 
  • Special Education Law 
  •  Special Education Finance 
  •  Personnel Administration
  •  School and Community Relationships 
  •  Elementary Supervision and Evaluation 
  •  Secondary Supervision and Evaluation 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
144 (verbal)
138 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

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

  • Application Materials: Graduate application, application fee, official transcripts from all previous colleges or universities attended, and copies of teaching/administrative certificates
  • Recommendations: Three professional or academic recommendations on COE recommendation forms
  • Grade Point Average: Grade point average of 3.0 or better for the last 60 credits of undergraduate work taken from a regionally accredited institution; or
  • Previous Master’s Degree: A prior master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution will be accepted in lieu of the minimum grade point average.
  • Candidates should submit materials to GVSU Admissions, Allendale, MI 49401. When all application materials have been received

Tuition Fee

  • International

    718 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 718 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    718 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 718 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Educational Leadership (Special Education Administration)
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