Columbia, SC
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
94%
6%
student ratio
53
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
47%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

47% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 19
    • Accepted 9
    • Acceptance Rate 47
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $40
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • 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 DegreesGRE General Test, MAT, interview, sample of written work
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test or MAT, interview, sample of written work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Female Percentage94%
    • Male Percentage6%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Full-time Percentage53%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races9%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty8
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStrategy training, transition, technology, rural special education, behavior management
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Special Education

College of Education
University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC 29208
United States

Dr. Kathleen Marshall

Phone: 803-777-6732
Fax: 803-777-3068
Email: teach@gwm.sc.edu


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