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Program in Special Education College of Education and Human Development George Mason University

  • Fairfax, VA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 85%15%
    student ratio
  • 521
    total students
  • $9,350 | $25,754
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • March 1
    fall application deadline
  • 85%
    acceptance rate
  • 1 Degree
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 259
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • 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

85% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 237
    • Accepted 203
    • Acceptance Rate 85
    • Enrolled 158
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesbachelor's degree from regionally-accredited institution with minimum GPA of 3.0, cumulative or in last 60 credits of undergraduate study (or PRAXIS I, and SAT, ACT or VCLA); 2 official transcripts; 3 letters of recommendation with recommendation form
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 575 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$9,350
    • Out-of-state tuition *$25,754
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$2,688.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students521
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students521
    • Part-time Percentage83%
    • Full-time Percentage17%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty86
    • Full-time Percentage23%
    • Part-time Percentage77%
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAdapted captions through interactive video, DEVISE Project (multi-sensory virtual learning environment), KIHd System Project (teachers utilizing Kellar Institute handheld data system and Literary Online)
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Special Education

College of Education and Human Development
George Mason University

4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Michael Behrmann

Director

Phone: 703-993-2051
Fax: 703-993-3681
Email: mbehrman@gmu.edu

Jancy Templeton

Advisor

Phone: 703-993-2387
Fax: 703-993-3681
Email: jtemple1@gmu.edu



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