Eastern Illinois University

College of Education and Professional Studies

Special Education


Communication Studies, Eastern Illinois University; 600 Lincoln Ave.

Charleston, IL 61920

United States


1-217-581- 3028



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Special Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Eastern Illinois University is proudly taking a leadership position in preparing professionals to work with infants, toddlers, preschoolers, elementary and secondary age individuals identified as disabled and their families. Curriculum, supervisory and administrative personnel are also prepared. The Special Education Program is designed to be flexible. Advisement Sequences allow Masters candidates to complete coursework complimentary to their personal professional goals. Graduate Assistantships available.


The university is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Teacher education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The special education programs are approved by the Council for Exceptional Children and the Illinois State Board of Education.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Remote Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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