These programs are designed to provide training experiences leading to the development of those competencies specifically related to working with persons with disabilities in a variety of public school and community settings as a teacher or teacher consultant.
- These graduate programs at the Central Michigan University lead to a Master of Arts degree in Special Education.
- The degree is based upon satisfactory completion of a minimum of 33 semester hours of graduate work and satisfactory demonstration of the competencies identified within the stated objectives and activities of the program.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Current Issues and Historical Trends in Special Education
- Behavioral and Curricular Interventions for Individuals with Mild Disabilities
- Research for Special Education
- Consultation and Collaboration in Special Education
- Assessment and Program Improvement in Special Education
- Special Education Graduate Capstone
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
- Application Deadline: At least 6 weeks before desired enrollment; 6-12 weeks for International students.
DisciplinesSpecial Education View 718 other Masters in Special Education in United States
- Prior to admission to a master's degree program, the candidate must have a bachelor's degree and a valid Michigan Elementary or Secondary Provisional, Permanent, or Life certificate or special education endorsement.
- Conditional Admission to the Master of Arts degree program in Special Education requires an undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.00.
- After each applicant with Conditional Admission has completed 12 semester hours of graduate study on the program at Central Michigan University with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, he or she may petition for reclassification for Regular Admission.
International28050 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
National28050 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State21021 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 637 USD per credit during 12 months.
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