Department of Special Education Peabody College Vanderbilt University

Department of Special Education Peabody College Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
92%
8%
student ratio
106
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 31
fall application deadline
58%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Special Education Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 43
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

58% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 127
    • Accepted 74
    • Acceptance Rate 58
    • Enrolled 51
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 31st December 31st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students106
    • Female Percentage92%
    • Male Percentage8%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students106
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty38
    • Full-time Percentage68%
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEarly language and social skills development, learning and behavior disorders, autism and developmental/intellectual disabilities, low vision and blindness, giftedness and diversity
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Special Education

Peabody College
Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN 37240-1001
United States

Dr. Joseph Wehby

Chair

Phone: 615-322-8150
Fax: 615-343-1570
Email: joseph.wehby@vanderbilt.edu

Mr. Alfred Brady

Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 615-322-8195
Fax: 615-343-1570
Email: alfred.l.brady@vanderbilt.edu


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