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Special Education

Faculty Contact: Laurie deBettencourt
Academic Coordinator: Lori Scott, 410-516-7928

This academic emphasis offers options for experienced special education educators and related professionals as well as those preparing to enter the field. Degrees and certificates are designed to prepare highly effective special educators, for certification and non-certification, to work with students having a wide range of disabilities and special needs.

View an online information session to learn more about our Special Education programs.

Degrees Offered

Master of Science in Special Education
Master of Science in Education with a concentration in Gifted Education

Check out our Doctor of Education (EdD) degree with a specialization in Special Education

Certificates Offered

Advanced Methods for Differentiated Instruction and Inclusive Education
Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
Assistive Technology
Early Intervention/Preschool Special Education Specialist
Education of Students with Autism and Other Pervasive Developmental Disorders
Education of Students with Severe Disabilities
Gifted Education

Affiliated Faculty

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John Castellani
Laurie U. deBettencourt
Tamara Marder
Karin Sandmel
Linda Tsantis