Cancel Forgot Password?

Programs in Special Education School of Education Hofstra University

  • Hempstead, NY
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 86%14%
    student ratio
  • 153
    total students
  • $19,800 | $19,800
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • Rolling
    fall application deadline
  • 87%
    acceptance rate
  • 15 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Teaching Students With Severe Or Multiple Disabilities Advanced Certificate
    • Special Education Professional Diploma (PD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Advanced Certificate
      Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
    • Inclusive Elementary Special Education Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
    • Special Education Assessment And Diagnosis Advanced Certificate
    • Inclusive Secondary Special Education Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
    • Gifted Education Advanced Certificate
    • Applied Behavior Analysis Advanced Certificate
    • Secondary Education Generalist Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) [students with disabilities 7-12]
    • Early Childhood Special Education Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
      Advanced Certificate
    • Inclusive Early Childhood Special Education Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
    • Special Education Generalist Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) [extension in secondary education]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 71
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 16
    • * 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required for some, Required for some and internship, practicum, seminars, student teaching, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

87% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 79
    • Accepted 69
    • Acceptance Rate 87
    • Enrolled 37
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, interview, letters of recommendation, portfolio, essay, and professional experience, certification
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE, interview, letters of recommendation, essay, professional experience, and resume, master's degree
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$19,800
    • Out-of-state tuition *$19,800
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$970.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students153
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students153
    • Part-time Percentage41%
    • Full-time Percentage59%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total FacultyNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage-2147483548%
    • Male Percentage-2147483648%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCulturally responsive teaching and teacher preparation , universal design for learning , co-teaching and collaboration , applied behavioral analysis , augmentative strategies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Programs in Special Education

School of Education
Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Dr. Darra Pace

Chairperson

Phone: 516-463-6476
Fax: 516-463-6415
Email: cprdzp@hofstra.edu

Carol Drummer

Dean of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 516-463-4876
Fax: 516-463-4664
Email: gradstudent@hofstra.edu



Graduate Schools you might like...

Advanced Search Options

Search your needs below, and view information about the schools that meet those needs by clicking "Search."
Step 1: Select Subject Area(s)
Step 2: Select Program(s) that Interest You
Complete step 1 before selcting a major
Step 3: Select Location
Complete step 1 and 2 before selecting a location
Step 4: Select Degree Level
Search

Forgot Your Password?

To reset your password, simply enter your email address in the field below and click the Reset Password button. You will receive an email with a link and instructions to reset your password.

Check your email.

Please check your email and click on the link provided in the message to reset your password.