College of Education and Human Services

How do I apply?

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To request a printed application, please e-mail and refer to the M.A. Special Education program.

Application Deadlines

There is a rolling admission.

When Will You Make a Decision on My Application

Candidates are admitted to the program on an ongoing basis after careful screening of application documents and personal interviews with the finalists. A decision regarding admissions will be made within 2 weeks of receiving your application and all other required documentation.

Additional Required Documents

  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from each accredited college or university attended
  • 2 letters of reference from professional and/or academic contacts attesting to your academic abilities and personal qualifications
  • A two-page, double-spaced, typed statement of goals · Current professional vitae/ resume
  • Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores, within the past 5 years. Note: Candidates who already possess an advanced degree do not need to submit entrance exam scores.
  • A $75 non-refundable fee

Admissions Criteria and Prerequisites

Departmental Interview with admissions advisor.

Program Director:
Rosemary Skeele, Ed.D.

(973) 761-9393

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