Canisius College

School of Education and Human Services

MS in Special Education

Address:

2001 Main Street

Buffalo, NY 14208

United States

Phone:

1-716-888-2543

Fax:

1-800-950-2505

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MS in Special Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Canisius College MS in Special Education program offers five different, NYS approved degree tracks in special education:

Advanced Special Education - for students with an undergraduate degree in special education, 30 credit hours

Childhood Special Education - for students with an undergraduate degree in childhood education, 33 credit hours

Adolescence Special Education- for students with an undergraduate degree in adolescence education, 33 credit hours

Initial Childhood Plus Special Education - for students with an undergraduate degree in a field other than education; earn your initial childhood certification and master’s degree at once, 54 credit hours

Initial Adolescence Plus Special Education - for students with an undergraduate degree in a field other than education; earn your initial adolescence certification and master’s degree at once - 54 credit hours

Accreditation:

The School of Education and Human Services is accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

International Student Requirements:

Canadian and other international applicants must provide a completed Certification of Finances Form. International students who have completed university coursework outside the U.S. and Canada are required to have their transcripts and degrees evaluated by a foreign credential evaluation service such as World Education Services (WES) TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score, IELTS (International English Language Testing System) score, or a CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language) score. TOEFL: 79 IBT or 550 PBT IELTS: 6.5 overall CAEL: 70 overall

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 30-54

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $819 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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