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Special Education Administration and Supervision Master of Science (MS)

Grow as a Leader with an Master's in Special Education Administration and Supervision

Are you interested in planning, supervising, and managing programs for exceptional children? Would you like to grow as a leader?

Our M.S. in Administration and Supervision of Special Education program is committed to teaching you the administrative and interpersonal skills necessary to ensure the development of effective education programs for all, in a variety of settings. Our program is directed at reflective practice and the development of leaders as agents and facilitators of change.

Courses are closely aligned with Marywood's School Leadership program requirements, and the shared courses are intended to integrate the knowledge base of school leadership with the administrative challenges of specialized programming. Candidates enrolled in graduate programs in Special Education are part of the Marywood legacy for preparing special educators since 1948. Current faculty have many years of experience in the field and all hold credentials in the areas in which they teach. Every candidate is assigned a program advisor and benefits from small class sizes.

  • Integrate school leadership with specialized programming 
  • Plan, supervise, manage programs
  • Enhance your administrative & interpersonal skills

Top Employers

  • School Districts
  • Universities
  • Education App/ Tutoring Companies
  • Public Libraries

Top Career Paths

  • Special Education Supervisor
  • Special Education Teacher
  • Learning/Development Coordinator
  • Elementary School Teacher

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Graduate Admissions Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • “B” average during undergraduate study or demonstrated potential for graduate work
  • Completed application
  • Essay
  • Official, sealed transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation

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The School of Education is located in the The McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies located on the corner of University and North Washington Avenues. This facility contains classrooms and related clinical/professional space.
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The McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies, located on the corner of University and North Washington Avenues, contains classrooms and related clinical/professional space for Communication Sciences and Disorders, Psychology and Counseling, Education, and Business students. Market Marywood is also located here.

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The Curriculum Lab and Library, located in the McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies, is a curriculum materials resource area, designed to support the specialized needs of teacher education students.

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