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M.Ed. On Campus

Special Education

University of Maryland

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

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A score on the Graduate Record Exam placing the student at or above the 50th percentile on verbal, quantitative, and analytic subtests
  • Two years of research or work experience with exceptional populations
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A statement of academic and research goals including intended area of study, research interests, and plans for future employment
  • Evidence of writing skills shown in the statement of academic and research goals;

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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Funding

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