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The Department of Special Education & Communicative Disorders recommends that prospective students familiarize themselves with the application guidelines, program requirements, and additional financial assistance.

Application Deadlines

  • Special Education Deadline:
    March 15 (Fall); October 15 (Spring)
  • Communicative Disorders Deadline:
    December 15 (Fall admission only)

Application Guidelines:  Graduate and Credential Programs

Students who are seeking graduate degrees, graduate certificates, and credentials need to complete both a university and a department application. The following steps will assist you to prepare and submit your application:

  1. Apply online through the CSU Mentor website for the University application
  2. Submit a separate Department application:

Program Specific Application Requirements

Financial Assistance

Many sources of financial assistance are available to students, both at the undergraduate and graduate level.  Some scholarship sources are listed below: