Mentorship from our faculty will help cultivate your research and communication skills, and our small class sizes and individualized attention will enhance your learning.
Program Learning OutcomesLearning outcomes for the Education of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing graduate program at Missouri State University
- Program graduates will demonstrate competencies consistent with best practices in their discipline.
- Program graduates will demonstrate the ability to think critically, to analyze complex and diverse concepts, and to use reason and judgment.
- Program graduates will communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, in academic and professional settings.
- Program graduates will interact effectively and respectfully with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures and work through differences with civility.
- Program graduates will exhibit ethical leadership skills in professional practice and community service.
- Program graduates will utilize knowledge and skills related to their discipline to engage in activities that directly benefit the University or the civic community.
- Program graduates will demonstrate readiness to pursue life-long learning through continuing education, scholarship, service, and participation in professional organizations.
- Language Development: Deaf and Hard of Hearing
- Speech Development: Deaf and Hard of Hearing
- Auditory Development: Deaf and Hard of Hearing
- Advanced Clinical Practice
- Early Intervention Assessment: Deaf & Hard of Hearing
- 12 months
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DisciplinesCommunication Studies Special Education View 276 other Masters in Communication Studies in United States
- Two letters of recommendation, one primarily addressing academic performance in college and the other focused on work and/or community-based experiences. There may be overlap between the two recommendation letters.
- Personal statement or cover letter which describes your intent and interest in pursuing a career in deaf education.
- A student must have an undergraduate degree in communication sciences and disorders, education, or related area for track one and track two,. Track three requires a bachelor's degree in special education and certification in special education.
- The student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or better
International25296 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25296 USD per year during 12 months.
National25296 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25296 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State16272 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16272 USD per year during 12 months.
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