Fitchburg, MA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
88%
12%
student ratio
310
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
100%
acceptance rate
6 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Guided Studies: Individualized Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Moderate Disabilities: Initial Licensure (PK-8) Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Moderate Disabilities: Initial Licensure (5-12) Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Teacher Of Students With Severe Disabilities Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Guided Studies: Dyslexia Specialist Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Guided Studies: Professional Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 70
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Internship
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 71
    • Accepted 71
    • Acceptance Rate 100
    • Enrolled 58
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 availableFederal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students310
    • Female Percentage88%
    • Male Percentage12%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students310
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Full-time Percentage62%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian93%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty32
    • Full-time Percentage25%
    • Part-time Percentage75%
    • Female Percentage81%
    • Male Percentage19%

Location & Contact

Program in Special Education

Division of Graduate and Continuing Education
Fitchburg State University

160 Pearl Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420-2697
United States

Dr. Anne Howard

Chair

Phone: 978-665-3309
Fax: 978-665-3658
Email: gce@fitchburgstate.edu

Jinawa McNeil

Director of Admissions

Phone: 978-665-3140
Fax: 978-665-4540
Email: admissions@fitchburgstate.edu


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