Montclair State University

College of Education and Human Services

Special Education


1 Normal Avenue

Montclair, NJ 07043

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Special Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M. Ed. in Special Education requires students to complete 33 credits. The program of study includes 27 credits of coursework in special education competencies and 6 credits in research that result in the completion of a culminating project. The project extends learning by providing and experience in designing and implementing an action research project related to inclusive education. The M. Ed. meets the needs of working professionals who typically enroll in 3-6 credits per semester. The courses are offered in the evenings and summer. A maximum of 6 graduate credits may be accepted from other institutions, provided that the courses are parallel in content and requirements to those in the program.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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