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Urban Multicultural Special Education

Rhode Island College

M.Ed.
12 months
Duration
21692 USD/year
21692 USD/year
8929 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The M.Ed. in Urban Multicultural Special Education program is an interdisciplinary program designed for K-12 special education teachers who work with English Learners 

Overview

The program prepares professionals to work with ELs and culturally diverse students. Program participants will develop

  • knowledge of the structure and acquisition of language, and of the socio-cultural contexts in which English is learned as an additional language;
  • knowledge of the nature and role of culture and cultural groups, and ability to create positive learning environments for ELs;
  • ability to provide culturally and linguistically responsive practices in RTI, special education evaluation and IEP development;
  • ability to design and deliver standards-based ESL, literacy and content instruction;
  • ability to collaborate with families, educational personnel, and community agencies; and
  • disposition to advocate for best practices for ELs and their families.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Policy and Practice in Urban Education
  • Urban Schools
  • Urban Education
      • Multicultural Education

    Key information

    Duration

    • Full-time
      • 12 months

    Start dates & application deadlines

    Language

    English

    Delivered

    On Campus

    Other requirements

    General requirements

  • A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 at the college level and a minimum GPA of 2.67 in all 300-level social work courses. No student will be allowed to enter a senior year field placement (Social Work 436) if their GPA falls below these standards.
  • Students who receive a grade of C- or less in any required social work course must retake that course and receive at least a grade of C in order to proceed in the major. Students who receive a C- or less twice in the same course, will be dismissed from the major.
  • Students who receive an F in any required social work course or a C- or less in any two required social work courses will be dismissed from the major
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      21692 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 21692 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • National

      21692 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 21692 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • In-State

      8929 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 8929 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

    Funding

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