Baton Rouge, LA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
99%
1%
student ratio
79
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 15
fall application deadline
44%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 11
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and comprehensive qualifying exam, oral defense of dissertation
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

44% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 9
    • Accepted 4
    • Acceptance Rate 44
    • Enrolled 3
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $25
    • Application Fee - International $25
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGMAT or GRE General Test, PRAXIS
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, PRAXIS, letters of recommendation, 2 years experience (individuals with disabilities)
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students79
    • Female Percentage99%
    • Male Percentage1%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students79
    • Part-time Percentage44%
    • Full-time Percentage56%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American76%
    • White / Caucasian23%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage45%
    • Part-time Percentage55%
    • Female Percentage91%
    • Male Percentage9%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchClassroom discipline/management, minority students in gifted/special education, learning styles/brain hemisphericity, school violence and prevention, certifications for special education teachers
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$604,198

Location & Contact

Department of Special Education

Graduate School
Southern University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

Baton Rouge, LA 70813
United States

Prof. Patricia Hebert


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