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Special Education M.S., M.Ed.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
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There continues to be a significant need for dually certified special educators and for special education and special education related field supervisors nationally across many settings to include public schools, intermediate units, private schools, state centers and hospitals.

About

Graduate students enrolled in these programs experience a combination of content knowledge as well as practical application through in-class practice coupled with numerous field experiences.Depending on the graduate program of study, graduate students also apply content knowledge, skills and dispositions while:

  • student teaching in the public schools
  • or through internships with supervisors of special education in school districts
  • or other educational settings, or through internships and practicums in public schools or in related services’ environments.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Principles of Special Education Law
  • Special Education Research Methods I
  • Special Education Research Methods II
  • Seminar in Current Issues in Special Education
  • Practicum in Special Education

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    590

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General Requirements

  • The online application requires a non-refundable application fee of $35 for United States applicants/$60 for International applicants
  • The entrance requirements to a Master at Bloomsburg University vary according to program. However the minimum requirements for applicants include a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university or the equivalent degree from a foreign institution and a minimum undergraduate GPA of at least a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Program additional requirements should be submitted upon the receipt of your application. When applying please allow sufficient time for your application materials to be received by the Graduate Office

Tuition Fee

  • International

    750 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 750 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    750 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 750 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    500 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 500 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Bloomsburg

  • 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.

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