Mississippi Valley State University

July 29, 2016


Master of Science in Special Education


  • A minimum of 36 semester hours are require for Master of Science degree program in Special Education

  • Must maintain, at least, a 3.00 GPA based on a 4.00 scale to remain in the program

  • Independent and/or continue education credits are not used for graduation

  • Online course credits obtained from the program courses can be used for graduation

  • Required to conduct and defend a scholarly Master of Science Degree research project in accordance with the Research Manual of the College of Education before graduating from the program

  • Must take and pass a comprehensive examination to exit the program

  • Must apply for re-admission through the Office of Graduate Studies after official or unofficial withdrawal from the program