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Special Education

Gonzaga University

M.Ed.
24 months
Duration
1160 USD/credit
1160 USD/credit
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About

Do you feel called to serve those young people among us with Special Needs? If so, we have a track to empower you. Rise to the challenge and join our next cohort of candidates seeking training to address behavioral challenges and better serve the many students in need of attention.

Overview

Our M.Ed. in Special Education can be completed in a minimum of 32 credits typically spaced over 2 years. Working adults are welcome at GU: our entire sequence can be completed via evening courses in a face-to-face delivery on our campus. Our priority admission deadline is January 15 with a final deadline of May 1 (unless our site reaches capacity before). Candidates are highly encouraged to complete the application by the priority deadline in order to ensure consideration for the next cohort.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Behavior Analysis
  • Advanced Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Special Education Policies and Procedures
  • Advanced Classroom Management
  • Assessment in Special Education
  • Research in Special Education
  • Professional Seminar
  • Oral Comprehensive Examination
  • Advanced Seminar in Functional Analysis
  • Behavioral Treatment in Clinical Settings
  • Behavior Intervention in Natural Settings
  • Lab in Behavior Intervention
  • Supervision and Consultation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

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.
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.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
88 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed graduate application. Within the application you will be required to submit the following: 2 letters of recommendation, a copy of your resume, and a statement of purpose (guidelines are included in the application).
  • One (1) official transcript from each college or university attended. If you attend Gonzaga, please note that GU transcripts are ordered by the Graduate Admissions Office on your behalf.
  • Experience working with children or a special needs population.
  • An interview with the department

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1160 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1160 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1160 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1160 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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