Welcome

The Department of Special Education is recognized as one of the most outstanding in the nation, consistently ranked among the top 5 according to US News and World Report. We invite you to explore our website and discover the exciting training and research opportunities we have to offer.

Meet our Faculty

James Patton

James Patton
Adjunct Associate Professor

James R. Patton is currently an independent consultant and Adjunct Associate Professor at the... more

Admissions Information

The Department of Special Education is now accepting applications for graduate programs for the 2016-2017 academic year. Click HERE for application information and upcoming due dates.


The Department of Special Education is recruiting doctoral applicants to the research to practice: Leadership in Multi-tiered Systems of Support for Students with Learning Disabilities and Emotional/Behavioral Disorders Project


New Masters Degree in Special Education. Click HERE for more information.


Financial support is available at the Department, College, and University levels. Click HERE for more information.


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