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Special Education (PhD) - Doctor of Philosophy in Special Education
||Faculty of Education
|Field of Study:
||Special Education and Teaching, General
||The Special Education program at UBC concerns the education of students with exceptionalities, such as students with visual impairments, developmental disabilities, emotional or behavioural disorders, learning disabilities, gifts and talents, and those who are deaf or hard of hearing. Faculty are committed to promoting practices that facilitate inclusion, empowerment, and self-determination of individuals with disabilities and other special needs in home, school, and community settings.
1 - Only university in the country to offer graduate coursework in special education across all areas of exceptionality.
2 - Opportunities for practical experiences with a variety of district and community partnerships.
3 - We offer opportunities for research and funding through faculty partnerships.
4 - We offer opportunities to change practice for the better through Special Education faculty initiatives.
5 - Outstanding support through a world-class faculty and staff to guide you on your academic journey!
||Special Education (PhD) - Doctor of Philosophy in Special Education at The University of British Columbia - Vancouver - Faculty of Graduate Studies
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%):
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 553] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 217] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 82] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 81]
Applicants whose degrees are from a university outside Canada in which English is not the primary language of instruction must present evidence of competency to pursue studies in the English language prior to being extended an offer of admission.
|Additional Admission Requirements:
- Letter(s) of Reference
- Statement of Research Interests
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.
Last Updated: September 27, 2017