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administrative contact

Sherry Bunner
sherry.bunner@mail.wvu.edu
phone: 304-293-3450

program contact

Sherry Bunner
sherry.bunner@mail.wvu.edu
phone: 304-293-3450

Program Details

Program Description

WVU offers master’s degree programs in the following areas of special education:
• Autism Spectrum Disorders
• Early Childhood Special Education
• Gifted Education
• Low Vision/Blindness
• Multicategorical Special Education
• Severe/Multiple Disabilities
• Special Education with an emphasis in Applied Behavior Analysis

Delivery Methods Available

  • online

Graduate Program Application Requirements

Applicants must arrange for official copies of transcripts and test scores to be sent directly to the WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment at PO Box 6510, Morgantown, WV 26506-6510. If being sent by delivery service (Federal Express, UPS, etc) requiring a street address, please use WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment, 1500 One Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV 26501. The program requirements listed below (if any) are in addition to the main WVU Graduate Application.

English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Please see Office of Admissions - English Language Proficiency for more information.

Pre-Qualification Process

Information about additional requirements and the Supplemental Application: http://specialed.wvu.edu/apply_now.

Apply Now

Prospective students should apply online at:
https://app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantConnectLogin.asp?id=wvugrad.

Application Priority Dates and Deadlines

  • Fall Deadline: August 1
  • Spring Deadline: January 1
  • Summer Deadline: May 1

Accreditation

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.