Department of Special Education College of Human Resources and Education West Virginia University

Department of Special Education College of Human Resources and Education West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV
location
Public
type
Small
setting
88%
12%
student ratio
267
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
73%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Doctor of Education (Ed D)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Gifted Education (1-12) Master of Arts (MA)
    • Severe/Multiple Disabilities (K-Adult) Master of Arts (MA)
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder (5-Adult) Master of Arts (MA)
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder (K-6) Master of Arts (MA)
    • Multicategorical Special Education (5-Adult) Master of Arts (MA)
    • Early Intervention/Early Childhood Special Education Master of Arts (MA)
    • Vision Impairments (Prek-Adult) Master of Arts (MA)
    • Low Vision (Prek-Adult) Master of Arts (MA)
    • Multicategorical Special Education (K-6) Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 66
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

73% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 160
    • Accepted 118
    • Acceptance Rate 73
    • Enrolled 41
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • 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 Degreesminimum GPA of 2.75 passing scores on PRAXIS PPST
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test or MAT
    • 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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, graduate resident hall assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students267
    • Female Percentage88%
    • Male Percentage12%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students267
    • Part-time Percentage82%
    • Full-time Percentage18%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian93%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage56%
    • Part-time Percentage44%
    • Female Percentage89%
    • Male Percentage11%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNot Reported
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$13,576

Location & Contact

Department of Special Education

College of Human Resources and Education
West Virginia University

University Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26506
United States

Dr. Barbara Ludlow

Ms. Sherilyn Bunner


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