Department of Special Education and Multiple Abilities College of Education The University of Alabama

Department of Special Education and Multiple Abilities College of Education The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
91%
9%
student ratio
66
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
66%
acceptance rate
9 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Early Intervention Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Gifted And Talented Education Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Collaborative Special Education Master of Education (M Ed)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Multiple Abilities Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 20
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 3
    • * 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

66% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 33
    • Accepted 22
    • Acceptance Rate 66
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or MAT, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, and teaching certificate, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE or MAT, 3 years of teaching experience, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.25
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • 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 awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students66
    • Female Percentage91%
    • Male Percentage9%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students66
    • Part-time Percentage65%
    • Full-time Percentage35%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian83%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGifted education, mild disabilities, early intervention, severe disabilities
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Special Education and Multiple Abilities

College of Education
The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Mr. James Siders

Associate Professor and Head

Phone: 205-348-5577
Fax: 205-348-6782
Email: jsiders@bama.ua.edu

Mrs. April Zark

Office Support

Phone: 205-348-6093
Fax: 205-348-6782
Email: azark@bamaed.ua.edu


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