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Comprehensive Special Education, MAT

Address the academic and social learning needs of students not meeting grade-level expectations with our
Comprehensive Special Education Masters of art in teaching

Become an expert and an advocate. As a USJ Special Education graduate student, you will acquire a professional skill set that is in high demand.

McDonough Hall

The Comprehensive Special Education master's program prepares highly effective practitioners in Special Education whose work is grounded in current research, theory and evidence-based practice. Candidates develop professional skills and dispositions to effect positive change for students with specialized learning needs. Candidates will earn K-12 teacher licensure in Special Education.

Comprehensive SPECIAL EDUCATION MAT WITH TEACHER LICENSURE PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • You will learn to assess and teach students grades K-12 with disabilities impacting cognition, language, academics and/or social-emotional learning in Connecticut public schools and private schools
  • Our engaged faculty has expertise in disabilities, school and related services, literacy, mathematics, behavior, assessment, technology, collaboration, and laws
  • Our Special Education MAT programs integrate theory and practice, using research-based practices
  • You will have multiple opportunities for observations, fieldwork, and supervised clinical in partnership schools and agencies prior to student teaching and practica

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