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Autism and Developmental Disabilities

University of Texas at Austin

24 months
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12808 USD/year
12808 USD/year
6772 USD/year
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About

At Autism and Developmental Disabilities from University of Texas at Austin coursework and research are led by expert faculty to provide a rich understanding of the design, implementation, and evaluation of effective services offered to those with autism and related developmental disabilities. 

Overview

Graduates with Autism and Developmental Disabilities from University of Texas at Austin are qualified for several careers in the field of special education. Our alumni are employed as Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapists, special education teachers, professors in universities, behavioral consultants, and director-level administrators.

Graduates with Autism and Developmental Disabilities from University of Texas at Austin will gain foundation in:

  • education and treatment of individuals with A&DD,
  • use of scientist-practitioner methods,
  • development of research skills so that graduates can contribute new knowledge on assessment and treatment practices,
  • competent, ethical, and multicultural practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural & Linguistic Diversity
  • Teaching Individuals with Autism & Development Disabilities
  • Professional & Ethical Practice
  • Challenging Behavior & Developmental Disabilities
  • Communication Intervention
  • Severe & Multiple Disabilities
  • Professional Development in ABA
  • Positive Behavior Supports and Classroom Management 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

December 1 priority deadline. Rolling Admissions Deadlines

Language

English
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).
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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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Credits

36 alternative credits
  • M.Ed. - 36 credits
  • M.Ed. with Report - 45 credits
  • M.A. - 54 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.
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English requirements

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
Start practicing IELTS today!
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in the U.S. or proof of equivalent training at a foreign institution if applying for the master’s program
  • A satisfactory grade-point average (GPA), particularly during the last two years of college and in any graduate study previously undertaken. The minimum required GPA for the Graduate School is 3.0.
  • Official Test Scores GRE required of all applicants. 
  • Adequate Preparation Your records must reflect adequate subject preparation for your proposed graduate major. 
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Scores (International Applicants Only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6404 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    12808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6404 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    6772 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3386 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Austin

1243 - 2304 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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