The Master of Science in special education program is ideal for both students and professional teachers wishing to specialize in one of several areas of emphasis. You will study theory, research and best practices as you work toward additional teaching endorsements, an initial Illinois professional educator license or national certification, as determined by your specialization.
Program-Specific Admission Information and Requirements
Affiliated College: College of Education
Degree(s) Offered: M.S.Ed. in Special Education
Area(s) of Emphasis:
- Specialization in Advanced Special Education Practices
- Specialization in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy
- Specialization in Learning Behavior Specialist I
- Specialization in Orientation and Mobility
- Specialization in Visual Impairments
Program Requires GRE: No
Letters of Recommendation: 2
All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below to ensure priority consideration.
|Internationals Living Abroad||Applicants Residing in the U.S.||Priority Consideration|
|Fall||May 1||July 15||June 1|
|Spring||October 1||December 10||November 1|
|Summer||June 1||April 1|
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