Department of Special Education College of Education University of Illinois at Chicago

Department of Special Education College of Education University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
78%
22%
student ratio
108
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 9
fall application deadline
59%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 26
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 27
    • Accepted 16
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 9th January 9th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 2.75
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 2.75
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students108
    • Female Percentage78%
    • Male Percentage22%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students108
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Full-time Percentage38%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino16%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian66%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage44%
    • Part-time Percentage56%
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTeaching and learning for special learners, individual differences
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Special Education

College of Education
University of Illinois at Chicago

601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL 60607-7128
United States

Prof. Elizabeth Talbott

Chair

Phone: 312-413-8745
Email: etalbott@uic.edu

Receptionist

Phone: 312-413-2550
Email: gradcoll@uic.edu


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