At a Glance

Credit Hours 42
Main Campus
Foggy Bottom, Washington, D.C.
Entry Semester(s)
Fall, Spring, Summer
Admission Deadline(s)
FALLApril 1 
SPRINGOctober 1 
SUMMERMarch 1 
  • Late applications may be considered.
Program Coordinator(s)

Secondary Special Education & Transition Services

Master of Arts in Education and Human Development

This program is designed to train special education teachers at the secondary level for public and private schools, as well as transition related personnel and vocational evaluators. There is an emphasis on teacher training and transition services at the graduate level, with focus on research, scholarship, leadership and reflective practice.

To find out more about specific opportunities, click on the Curriculum tab.

Why Teach?

Watch the Why Teach? panel discussion at GW with Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan.