Program in Special Education School of Education, Teaching, and Health American University

Program in Special Education School of Education, Teaching, and Health American University

Washington, DC
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
34
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
96%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 26
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

96% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 28
    • Accepted 27
    • Acceptance Rate 96
    • Enrolled 15
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, PRAXIS I, minimum GPA of 3.0, 2 recommendations, statement of purpose, and transcripts, resume
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableInstitutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Part-time Percentage59%
    • Full-time Percentage41%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian48%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races10%
    • Unknown23%

Location & Contact

Program in Special Education

School of Education, Teaching, and Health
American University

4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 22016-8030
United States

Sarah Irvine-Belson

Dean

Phone: 202-885-3727
Fax: 202-885-1187
Email: sirvine@american.edu

Kathleen Clowery

Director, Graduate Admissions

Phone: 202-885-3621
Fax: 202-885-1505
Email: clowery@american.edu


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