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Special Education (M.A./Doctorate)

Program Code:     EDSP
Degree: M.A. and Ph.D.
School:  Education
   
General Requirements: Statement of Purpose
  Transcript(s)
  TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)*
   
Program-Specific Requirements: Letters of Recommendation (3)
  Graduate Record Examination (GRE) (Not required for 2021)
  CV/Resume
  Writing Sample (Ph.D. only)
  Publications/Presentations (optional for Ph.D., not required for M.A.)
   
Application Deadlines: December 15, 2020 (Fall 2021 domestic/international) (preferred)
  March 12, 2021 (Fall 2021 domestic/international) (final)
   
Contact Program: https://education.umd.edu/academics/departments/chse/edsp
Diversity Statement:  The Special Education Program is committed to
supporting students and ensuring a fear-free, inclusive
space where all students can thrive. The department
recognizes non-binary gender identifications, as well as
the difference between assigned biological sex and
gender expression. It encourages students, faculty
and staff to share and honor preferred pronouns
and names.

*TOEFL scores: the program requires TOEFL scores to be 100 or higher.

**Writing Sample for Ph.D. applicants only.