Special Education graduate admission requirements

To be admitted to this program, you must:

  • have completed a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • be admitted to the university’s Graduate College
  • complete a program of studies form with one of our graduate advisers and submit it to our department office

For the Master's of Special Education with Certification only

You must have ready the following documents when you apply online to the Graduate College:

  • provide a copy of front and back of your current Arizona IVP fingerprint clearance card
  • provide evidence of basic skills knowledge that includes:
    • minimum of 3.0 or better in
      • English 101 and 102 or equivalent OR
      • English 105 (only if taken at NAU) or equivalent OR
      • Equivalent English Composition/Writing course
    • minimum grade of C or better in a college algebra course (or equivalent)
    • minimum of a C or better in a laboratory science course
  • submit the email address of a person who can provide an electronic recommendation of you

More information

If you have questions, you should contact Student Services to arrange an appointment.