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

Sylvia Linan-Thompson

Sylvia Linan-Thompson
Associate Professor, Ph.D.

Learning Disabilities/Behavior Disorders


Application Information

Graduate Admissions Please follow the University of Texas Graduate School admissions procedures when submitting your application to the Special Education Program. For questions about graduate admissions email SPED Admissions.