Receive advanced training in special education to support health and well-being in all learners.
The PhD in Special Education will prepare you to assume academic faculty positions at the university level. The program is geared toward improving the educational and related service programs for children and youth with disabilities.
PhD candidates are mentored by a faculty adviser who shares their research interests and are supported by graduate faculty in Special Education.
Students may focus their studies in one or more of the following areas:
- Applied behavior analysis
- Emotional and behavior disorders
- Learning disabilities or severe disabilities
- Visual impairment and blindness