Specialized Programs in Education School of Education Hofstra University

Specialized Programs in Education School of Education Hofstra University

Hempstead, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
73%
27%
student ratio
362
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
91%
acceptance rate
16 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Advanced Certificate
      Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
    • Gifted Education Advanced Certificate
    • Applied Behavior Analysis Advanced Certificate
    • Special Education Assessment And Diagnosis Advanced Certificate
    • Early Childhood Special Education Advanced Certificate
      Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
    • Teaching Students With Severe Or Multiple Disabilities Advanced Certificate
    • Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Special Education Generalist Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) [extension in secondary education]
    • Secondary Education Generalist Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) [students with disabilties 7-12]
    • Inclusive Secondary Special Education Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
    • Inclusive Early Childhood Special Education Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
    • Inclusive Elementary Special Education Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 126
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 42
    • * 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

91% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 229
    • Accepted 210
    • Acceptance Rate 91
    • Enrolled 101
  • 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, and essay, certification
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE or MAT, Interview, resume, essay, master's degree, and 3 letters of recommendation, writing sample
    • 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

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 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, scholarships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students362
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students362
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Full-time Percentage31%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American15%
    • White / Caucasian73%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCollaborative consultation, charter schools in urban and suburban districts, energy expenditures in physical activities, research literacy practices of immigrant and urban youth, universal design for learning
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Specialized Programs in Education

School of Education
Hofstra University

100 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
United States

Dr. Elfreda Blue

Chairperson

Phone: 516-463-5762
Fax: 516-463-6184
Email: cprevb@hofstra.edu

Sunil Samuel

Assistant Vice President of Admissions

Phone: 516-463-4723
Fax: 516-463-4664
Email: graduateadmission@hofstra.edu


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