William Paterson University Of New Jersey

College of Education

Special Education (M.Ed.)


Psychology Department

Raubinger 139

Wayne, NJ 07470

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Special Education (M.Ed.) - Advanced Studies; Special Education (M.Ed.) - Learning Disabilities; Special Education (M.Ed.) - Teacher of Students with Disabilities, Post-Baccalaureate Certification Program in Special Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our mission is to create a dynamic partnership of faculty, students, administrators and local communities working collaboratively to prepare outstanding special educators to work with a diverse population of pupils with mild and moderate disabilities. Our goal is for all within this partnership to demonstrate the highest levels of ethical standards, current theoretical understandings, and application of best practices, structured within the guidelines of state administrative code.

The special educator of students with mild and moderate disabilities as a collaborator in decision making and instruction based on a foundation of didactic and field experiences.


Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999