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Special education and disability leadership track

Thoma, Dr. Colleen
Chair, Department of Special Education and Disability Policy
cathoma@vcu.edu
(804) 827-2651

Admission requirements summary

Education, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Indicate specialization: special education and disability leadership
Degree:

Ph.D.
Semester(s)
of entry:

Summer or fall
Deadline
dates:

Nov 15 (early consideration)

Feb 1 (final deadline)
Test
requirements:

GRE
Special requirements:
Personal interview and writing sample may be requested.

Personal goals statement and professional vitae/resume required.

Designed primarily for individuals employed in leadership positions in the field of special education, emphasis in this track is placed on developing in-depth knowledge about topics as they pertain to personnel development, research, issues and policies in special education.

Curriculum

  Credits
Concentration component 18
   
Special education and disability policy track
(required sequence)
 
SEDP 705 Seminar on Disability Policy  
SEDP 706 Personnel Development in Special Education  
SEDP 707 Critical Issues in Special Education  
SEDP 708 Designing, Funding and Conducting Research in Special Education  
SEDP 709 Directed Readings in Special Education  
Other courses selected in consultation with the adviser  

 

 

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