Nova Southeastern University offers a Doctor of Education with a concentration in Special Education. The concentration is designed for practicing professionals who wish to increase both career opportunities and the quality of education for individuals with disabilities. The concentration fosters students to develop a strong understanding of leadership skills through self-reflection, analysis, and a solid foundation of best practices.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Nova Southeastern University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsGRE, MAT
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent
The coursework is 100% online, however all doctoral students are required to participate in the Summer Institute week-long conference in Florida.