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

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

Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
83%
17%
student ratio
526
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
83%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 220
    • 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

83% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 234
    • Accepted 196
    • Acceptance Rate 83
    • Enrolled 149
  • 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students526
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students526
    • Part-time Percentage87%
    • Full-time Percentage13%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty92
    • Full-time Percentage22%
    • Part-time Percentage78%
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%

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, MSN 1F2
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Pam Baker

Director

Phone: 703-993-1787
Fax: 703-993-3681
Email: pbaker5@gmu.edu

Jancy Templeton

Advisor

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


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