Applying to Master of Arts in Special Education


Master’s applicants may apply solely to the Master’s degree. Credential applicants must apply to both the Master’s degree and Credential Program. Exceptions can be made by petition for Credential applicants who already hold a Master’s degree.

Application Requirements for All Applicants

Applicants must fulfill the following admission requirements

Additional Requirements for Credential Applicants

  • Early Field Experience in a public school classroom. (O&M students are exempt)
  • Subject Matter Competency (ECSE and O&M students are exempt)
  • Certificate of Clearance (COC) Fingerprint Requirement
  • Basic Skills Requirement