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2021-2022 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
2021-2022 School of Graduate Studies Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Special Education - Professional License

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This program is designed for individuals seeking a professional license and/or training in special education. This program qualifies students to apply for professional teacher licensure from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.


A masters degree

Initial license in Special Education issued by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Three years of teaching experience

A sample of academic writing. Please review our academic writing sample guidelines. Attach your academic writing sample to the end of your personal statement in the online application.

An interview with a member of the admissions committee. You will be contacted to schedule your interview after your application is complete.                      

Program Requirements

Clinical Practice

This is a restricted admission course which requires pre-registration with the program coordinator. The initial course sequence must be completed prior to registration.

Total Credits: 21

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