Doctoral Studies in Special Education

PhD Program Components

Doctoral Program Plan of Study (pdf)

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Program Components and Credit Hour Distribution


Specialization Experiences

Scholarly Experiences


(9) Specialization Courses

(3) Cross-Specialization Seminar

(6) Internships

(6) Outside Courses


(9) Praxis Seminars

(3) Cross-Specialization Seminar


(6) SPED Core


Minor or Cognate

(3) Research Minor or (6) Cognate Area

SOE Core

(3) EDUC 800

Research Skills

(15) Research Courses

Comprehensive Exams


(18) Dissertation

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