Choose to specialize in Learning Disabilities (SM endorsement) or Cognitive Impairments (SA endorsement), and master skills in assessment, program planning, and behavioral and instructional methods. Practicum experiences in both elementary and secondary settings. The program is aligned with Michigan Special Education Teacher Standards and nationally recognized by the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC).

Admission Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • A Michigan teaching certificate
Please note:

Currently we are not accepting new applications for this program.


Special Education (Master of Arts)

The Master of Arts in Special Education program has been placed on moratorium status and is no longer accepting new students.  Students who have already declared this major will be allowed to complete their program.

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