Special Education, M.Ed. | University of Maryland | College Park, United States
12 months
Duration
1706 USD/credit 51180 USD/year
1706 USD/credit 51180 USD/year
768 USD/credit 23040 USD/year
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About

The Special Education program from University of Maryland is part of the Department of Counseling, Higher Education, and Special Education (CHSE).

Overview

The MEd Special Education Program from University of Maryland is for individuals with the following backgrounds:

  • Certified special educators who graduated from the UMD Special Education Program
  • Certified special educators who graduated from other programs
  • Allied professions such as occupational therapy, physical therapy, or speech therapy; these individuals do not wish to obtain special education certification
  • Early childhood, elementary, or secondary general educators

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues and Trends in Educating Individuals with Disabilities
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Single Subject Research in Special Education
  • Qualitative Methodologies in Special Education
  • Seminar on Severely Handicapping Conditions
  • Evaluating Evidence-Based Practices in Special Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

M.Ed. (without certification): March 10

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Transcript(s) 
  • TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)*  
  • Letters of Recommendation (3) 
  • CV/Resume 
  • Basic Skills Test** (M.Ed./Certification only) (optional for M.Ed. Cert, not required for M.Ed. without cert) 
  • Special Education Certification*** (optional for M.Ed. Cert, not required for M.Ed. without cert)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    51180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    23040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 768 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for College Park

1676 - 2838 USD /month
Living costs

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