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Special Education

Lewis and Clark College

24 months
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18037 USD/year
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About

The Special Education program from Lewis and Clark College is a flexible program for practicing educators who want to combine the specialized knowledge provided by the Special Education: Generalist Endorsement with the rigor of master’s-level degree studies to advance their careers. 

Overview

The Special Education program from Lewis and Clark College was designed by a collaborative team of public school special educators and college faculty to provide a highly practical, skill-based program based on current research for educators interested in serving students with special needs. Faculty members are current or former special educators who have extensive backgrounds in current theories, research, and practice.

In the Special Education Master of Education Program, you will work with leaders in the field to:

  • Observe, analyze and document the educational impact of disabilities
  • Determine the applicability of scientifically based research to a variety of educational environments
  • Analyze and use current assessment strategies
  • Learn about instructional practices with demonstrated effectiveness in improving academic achievement and socially acceptable behavior of students with special needs.
  • Throughout the program, your knowledge and skills will be applied in school-based special education settings with students receiving special-education services. If applicable, endorsement candidates may use their current special education teaching assignment site as a practicum setting.

Why Study at LC?

The special education program is flexible, respecting the busy schedules of practicing educators, and providing an individualized course of study that accepts credit for a candidate’s previous special education coursework and/or special education experience. Small classes emphasize problem solving and collegial discussions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Educational Research
  • Advanced Instructional Decision Making
  • Effective Program Development for Students with Serious Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
  • Program Development for Students with Severe Needs
  • Special Topics Seminar
  • Language Acquisition and Development

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details
  • Program start date: Ongoing
  • Rolling admissions

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
91

Credits

37 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
91

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee ($50 nonrefundable application fee is required)
  • Essay
  • Official Transcripts
  • Grade Point Average (GPA)
  • Resume
  • Teaching License

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18037 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 975 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18037 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 975 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Oregon

1031 - 1701 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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