Program Details

Degree prepares the educational leader to deliver family-centered services for families and their children with disabilities.
Rock Hill, United States
Program Type:
Full Degree
Degree Level:
Communication Science & Disorders

Program Overview

Program Description:
Winthrop University special education M.Ed. graduates are the change agents of education. This program aims to enhance teachers’ knowledge and application of evidence-based practices related to early intervening services, content enhancement, transitional services, assessment and progress monitoring, and employment success for the greater good of people with disabilities both regionally and throughout the country. In becoming teacher-leaders in special education, M.Ed. candidates will interpret current research and provide leadership to others so that they too will advocate for the educational and ethical needs of students with disabilities.

Additional Program Information

NCATE - National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Financial Aid:
To be eligible for admission to the Master of Education degree program in special education, the applicant must fulfill several admission requirements. If individual would like to receive further information contact the College of Education at 803/323-2151 to schedule an appointment. (refer to the Winthrop University Graduate School website for further admission requirement information)