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Looking for a degree option that meets your needs? Explore our graduate programs available in Lawrence, at the KU Edwards Campus or online.

*The department offers a Master of Science in Education degree in special education with five individual emphasis area options: autism spectrum disorder; early childhood unified; high-incidence disabilities; low-incidence disabilities; or secondary special education and transition.


Practicing Educator
Cost Savings

Learn more about the Practicing Educator Sponsorship Program offered to PK-12 public (or private) school district educators interested in a graduate program in education at KU.

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#1 public program in nation for special education
—U.S. News & World Report
Wayne Sailor directs KU’s largest grant, the $24.5 million SWIFT project, to develop a national center to assist schools
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
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