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Florida Gulf Coast University

Program in Special Education

Fort Myers, FL

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Florida Gulf Coast University

Overview

Florida Gulf Coast University / Program in Special Education is located in Fort Myers, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Education (M Ed) Varying exceptionalities
Master of Education (M Ed) Specific learning disabilities
Master of Education (M Ed) Mental retardation
Master of Education (M Ed) Behavior disorders

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MAT
Thesis Alternate accepted

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

7
Applied
6
Accepted
3
Enrolled
86%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st July 1st Yes
Spring deadline October 15th October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 30

Student Body

7
Total Graduate Students
100%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
Not Reported
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.29%
Black or African American 14.29%
White or Caucasian 71%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (0%)
Female (100%)

Faculty

71
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 44
Male (22)
Female (49)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Inclusion, interacting with families, alternative certification
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, FL  33965-6565
United States
Contact Dr. Douglas Carothers
Associate Professor
Email: dcarothe@fgcu.edu
Phone: 239-590-7822