Education - Special Education (Learning Disabilities Emphasis)
Master of Education (M.Ed.)
The major function of the graduate program is to create opportunities for professional renewal and development for educators. Graduate programs in education are designed to increase a student's understanding of the learning process and repertoire of methods and skills.
Grand Valley's M.Ed. in special education prepares teachers to work effectively with students in a variety of settings. Candidates learn research-based practices for assessment, design of individualized instructional programs, remedial techniques, and related topics.
The special education program offers the following emphasis areas:
- Cognitive impairment
- Emotional impairment
- Learning disabilities