Admission Requirements

Special Education, M.A. (Visual Impairment)

The following is a list of minimum requirements for the program:

  • Bachelor’s Degree: must be posted by the time student enters program
  • GPA: 3.0 overall in baccalaureate coursework
  • Documentation of 45 contact hours with children with special needs in a public school classroom (optional).
  • A minimum of three professional letters of recommendation.
  • Ability to qualify for an Arizona IVP fingerprint clearance card to allow work with minors in public school environments.
  • Submission of a graduate application and payment of a graduate application fee.
  • Faculty interview


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