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Northern Michigan University

12 months
Duration
804 USD/credit 27336 USD/year
804 USD/credit 27336 USD/year
588 USD/credit 19992 USD/year
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Certified teachers may obtain an endorsement in Learning Disabilities (Code SM) by pursuing a master of arts in education degree with a concentration in learning disabilities (LD) at the Northern Michigan University.

Overview

The programme

Those not seeking the master of arts in education degree with a concentration in Learning Disabilities (LD) at the Northern Michigan University may elect to pursue the endorsement only. The faculty adviser will offer direction to the student in creating a plan for each program and, if applicable, evaluate undergraduate and graduate credits to determine equivalencies of any prior work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Educational Research
  • Issues and Trends in Special Education
  • Collaboration in Special Education
  • Introduction to Learning Disabilities
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Reading Disabilities
  • Teaching of Reading: Methods for Students with Learning Disabilities
  • Classroom Management: Methods for Students with Learning Disabilities
  • Teaching of Math: Methods for Students with Learning Disabilities
  • Oral and Written Expression: Methods for Students with Learning Disabilities
  • Assessment in Special Education: Methods for Assessing Students with Learning Disabilities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

34 alternative credits

34-40

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Graduate Admission Application.
  • A $50 application fee through bank draft, money order or credit card made payable in U.S. funds.
  • Official, original transcripts from all colleges or universities attended. 
  • Education Credential Evaluation-Graduate students must submit all non-U.S. post-secondary academic records for evaluation and have the results sent to the Office of Graduation Education. 
  • Non-native speakers of English must prove an adequate level of English language proficiency for admission into an academic program. 
  • Financial Guarantee-Students must provide documentation that they have the ability to finance their education at Northern Michigan University.
  • Submit official scores in a standardized test (GRE, GMAT) if required for admission to the selected degree programs.
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons knowledgeable about the academic abilities of the student.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 804 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 804 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    19992 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 588 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Marquette

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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