117
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne / Department of Professional Studies is located in Fort Wayne, IN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Certificate) Special education
Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) Couple and family counseling
Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) School counseling
Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) Educational leadership
Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) Special education

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 43

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Practicum, internship, portfolio

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

18
Applied
18
Accepted
16
Enrolled
100%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.5, three professional letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

117
Total Graduate Students
98%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
1%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.27%
Black or African American 6.84%
White or Caucasian 83%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 0.85%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.56%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Faculty

7
Total faculty
Full-time (7)
Part-time (0)
Male (1)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Learning opportunities with deafness and the hearing impaired, adolescent emotion, student evaluation of teaching
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2101 East Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN  46805-1499
United States
Contact Dr. Amy Nitza
Chair
Email: nitzaa@ipfw.edu
Phone: 260-481-6453
Fax: 260-481-5408