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Masters of Science

Our Program

Candidates may obtain an M.S. degree in Special Education with an option in either Mild-Moderate or Moderate-Severe Disabilities. The master's degree requirements include both coursework and fieldwork, as well as research and advanced study, including completion of a culminating Department or University thesis.

Candidates who want to pursue only the master’s degree without Specialist teaching credentials will follow the program outlines in the catalog. These candidates may obtain an M.S. degree in Special Education with an Option in either Mild-Moderate or Moderate-Severe Disabilities.

The master’s degree requirements include both coursework and fieldwork, as well as research and advanced study, including completion of a culminating Department (Mild-Moderate Disabilities Option) or University (Moderate-Severe Disabilities Option) thesis.

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • University Application
  • Department Application Packet
  • Completion of CBEST exam
  • Completion of CSET exam

Admissions related questions: Credential Student Service Center

Program Coordinator: Dr. Linda Smetana linda.smetana@csueastbay.edu

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