Grand Valley State University’s Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Special Education features programs in special education administration, emotional impairment, cognitive impairment, and learning disabilities. The program prepares teachers to work effectively with students in a variety of educational settings.
Each candidate must meet the requirements in one emphasis areas of the program, in addition to the M.Ed. requirements. Students who are degree seeking and are working for special education endorsement are required to take additional courses beyond the normal requirements for the master's degree.
Grand Valley State University’s College of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The faculty are leaders in their fields, combining the philosophy of education and your needs as a practitioner.
Career-oriented. The program opens up a number of career opportunities for professional educators.
- Service. The College of Education Student Information and Services Center provides centralized services for advising, program planning, field placement, and certification.
- Flexible. Evening, weekend, and summer classes make it easier for teachers and administrators to plan their schedules. Some classes are offered online.
The M.Ed. in Special Education program is a minimum of 33 credits,
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Page last modified August 20, 2013