Point Park University

Point Park University

M.Ed. in Special Education

Address:

201 Wood Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

United States

Phone:

412-392-3808

Fax:

412-392-6164

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Education: Special Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Education in Special Education Leading to Pennsylvania Certification is designed for educators who want to increase their marketability and prepare more fully to meet the challenges of today’s inclusive schools. Point Park’s 36-credit M.Ed. in Special Education is structured to fit the needs of classroom teachers and other professionals, with classes offered both evenings and on Saturdays. Students select a focus of pre-kindergarten through grade 8, or 7-12 grade levels.

Accreditation:

Point Park University is an independent, four-year, coeducational university accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19104, 215-662-5606. Point Park University is also approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, 333 Market Street, Harrisburg, Pa. 17126-0333, 717-787-7572.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 823 (tuition + fees) for the 2013-2014 academic ye USD

Classification: Master's College or University II

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999