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Exceptional Student Education

University of South Florida St Petersburg

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
15696 USD/year
15696 USD/year
7672 USD/year
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About

Exceptional Student Education is a program at University of South Florida St Petersburg that addresses the education and support of students with varying disabilities or gifted intellect through the educational process during their elementary and secondary schooling. The program also helps students prepare for life post schooling.

Overview

The Masters of Arts in Exceptional Student Education (ESE) at University of South Florida St Petersburg provides an in-depth view of research, theories, and the application of theory to classroom teaching in Exceptional Student Education. This unique graduate program offers student a flexible program of study based on an applicant’s previous degree, areas of interest, and experiences in the area of Exceptional Student Education. 

The program

Requires 36 credit hours and will vary depending upon the selection of track or endorsement areas.

Coursework is provided through online classes, on-campus classes, and a blended model of online and in-class sessions.

Programme Structure

Possible tracks/endorsement areas of study:

  •  Reading
  •  Math/Science
  •  Educational Leadership
  •  ESOL (online)
  •  Adjunct/Supervision Track in ESE
  •  Severe/Profound (online)
  •  Autism Spectrum Disorder (online)
  •  Gifted (online)
  •  Diversity Employability (in the workforce)
  •  Infant Family Mental Health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

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.
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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.
151 (verbal)
143 (quantitative)
4.5 (analytical)

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.
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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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree with a “B” average or better and a previous graduate degree with a “B” average or better. In cases where an applicant has a bachelor’s and a graduate degree at the time of admission, the credentials and GPA of the graduate degree will be the determining factor for admission.
  • The equivalent bachelors and/or graduate degrees from a foreign institution. Bachelor’s degrees from institutions in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) are considered equivalent based on the Bologna Accord. For applicants with a 3-year Bachelor’s Degree with less than 120 hours, from Non-Bologna Accord Institutions, a transcript evaluation from a NACES member is required to confirm equivalency.
  • Applicants from countries where English is not the official language, and who have not earned at least a bachelor’s degree in the U.S., must also demonstrate proficiency in the English language.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15696 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15696 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15696 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15696 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    7672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7672 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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