University of Maine

Graduate School

Special Education Program

Address:

5782 Winslow Hall

Room 42

Orono, ME 04469

United States

Phone:

1-207-581-3214

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Education, Certificate of Advanced Study;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Graduate programs in Special Education at the University of Maine prepare educators to support students and youth with disabilities in attaining their highest levels of achievement. Programs and experiences are designed to prepare professionals who: Meet national standards of excellence in communication skills, professional knowledge and teaching competencies; Understand and apply research-based instructional strategies and behavioral interventions; Are effective advocates for students and families; Are committed to inclusion of students with disabilities in all aspects of school and society

Accreditation:

Fully accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Council

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999