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Special Education (1-6)

The City University of New York

24 months
Duration
855 USD/credit
855 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Special Education (1-6) at The City University of New York faculty is committed to preparing teachers who have the knowledge, skills, and disposition to help children and youths with disabilities become independent, productive, fully included members of their schools and society.

Overview

There are three distinct 36-credit master degree programs in Special Education (1-6) at The City University of New York. Each focuses on a different age and grade range. The Early Childhood program focuses on children, Birth–Grade 2; the Childhood program on Grades 1–6; and the Adolescent program on Grade 7 through age 21.

Learning outcomes

Each program prepares candidates to work with children or youths whose disabilities range from mild to severe. Upon completion of their program, graduates are eligible for initial/professional or permanent New York State Certification in Special Education within their age/grade level.

All programs are part-time and take 3 years to complete. Candidates are required to take internship courses during the summer. They must also follow a prescribed course of study.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Collaboration with Families and School-based Teams
  • ​​​Language and Literacy: Principles and Practices in Childhood Special Education
  • Applied Behavior Analysis & Positive Behavioral Supports
  • Curriculum and Instruction for Childhood Special Education
  • ​​Advanced Seminar in Childhood Special Education
  • ​​Trends and Issues in the Education of Students with Severe Disabilities

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold an initial/provisional certificate in general education in the age/school range of the special education program to which they apply (Birth–Grade 2; Grades 1–6; Grade 7 through age 21).
  • Write a well-organized, well-conceptualized essay that clearly communicates their reasons for pursuing a degree in special education, indicating the nature of their current and past experiences with people with disabilities.
  • Results of the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) General Test are required.
  • An interview may be required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.

Resident: 

  • Full-time - $5,545/semester
  • Part-time - $470/credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 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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