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Learning Disabilities

Montclair State University

M.Ed.
24 months
Duration
1030 USD/credit
1030 USD/credit
713 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

This program prepares students to be Learning Disabilities Teacher-Consultants (LDT-Cs). 

Overview

This is an endorsement on a teaching certificate and three years of teaching is required to be eligible for the LDT-C certification. LDT-Cs are members of Child Study Teams which are responsible for the assessment, placement, IEP (Individualized Educational Program) development, and program monitoring of students referred to or eligible for special education services. An essential component of the LDT-C role is to provide consultation and in-service training for teachers regarding a student's educational program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evaluation and Planning for Students with Learning Problems I (3 hours lecture)
  • Special Education for Students with Disabilities (3 hours lecture)
  • Evaluation and Planning for Students with Learning Problems II (3 hours lecture)
  • Advanced Instructional Techniques for Students with Learning Problems (3 hours lecture)
  • Practicum: Learning Disabilities Teacher-Consultant (3 hours lecture)
  • Medical and Physical Bases of Disabilities (3 hours lecture)
  • Advanced Practicum: Learning Disabilities Teacher-Consultant (3 hours lecture)
  • Consultation Methods in Psychoeducational Settings (3 hours lecture, 1 hour other)
  • Action Research in Inclusive Settings (3 hours lecture)
  • Testing and Evaluation (3 hours lecture)
  • Psychological Tests and Measurements (3 hours lecture)
  • Advanced Educational Psychology (3 hours lecture)
  • Theories of Learning (3 hours lecture).

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

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.
83
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

  • Complete the online application.
  • Send your $60 non-refundable application fee. 
  • Official transcripts are required from every college or university you have attended – they need to be in their original sealed envelopes. 
  • GRE scores
  • Applicants with a non-US degree: In lieu of a transcript, please submit a course-by-course evaluation along with U.S. degree equivalency information of your coursework from any member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or by Educated Choices.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1030 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1030 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    713 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 713 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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