University of Iowa

College of Education

Special Education


The University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA 52242

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A.-Special Education, Ph.D.-Special Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our programs and specializations are designed to develop future professionals in the fields of special education instruction, research, and education. The programs are offered in K-8 and 5-12 Instructional Strategist I: Mild/Moderate, and K-12 Instructional Strategist II: BD/LD areas. All teacher licensure/certification programs are approved by the Iowa Department of Education. * Our graduate programs (M.A.) provide in-depth theoretical and field work experiences in special education. * Our Ph.D. program builds on the theoretical and practical knowledge of our candidates, while preparing them with the necessary research skills to attain positions in research and leadership in higher level educational institutions.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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