Virginia Commonwealth University

School of Education

Special Education, MEd

Address:

PO Box 980149

PO Box 843051

Richmond, VA 23298

United States

Phone:

1-804-828-7188

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.Ed.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Education in Special Education program prepares graduates for work in one of three areas: early childhood special education, severe disabilities or general education. Applicants who do not already hold a teaching license must meet both licensure and degree requirements prior to the awarding of the Master of Education degree unless exempted as a professional from another discipline. Students should plan carefully with their adviser to ensure that the appropriate courses and experiences are completed. Successful completion of the degree program leads to endorsement in early childhood special education, or severe disabilities.

Accreditation:

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999