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How do I get more information?
For more information regarding the MAT in Special Education, please contact Dr. Harriet Bessette, the program coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When and how will I know if I am accepted?
Review of applications takes several weeks and begins after the application deadline has been reached. You will receive an email from the graduate school notifying you of your acceptance. In that email you will also receive information about proving your US citizenship, orientation detail and registration instructions. After this, a formal letter will be sent to your home address detailing your acceptance as well.
I have successfully completed a related course at another institution, will the credit hours apply toward this program?
You are able to transfer up to 9 credit hours of course work based upon review and approval by the program coordinator. This coursework cannot be older than 5 years.
Is there an opportunity to receive financial aid?
To determine if you are eligible for financial aid, please visit http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/resources/financials.php for information relating to options available for graduate students.
How long to program completion?
Based on the program of study, completion will take candidates two years (six semesters).
Are classes offered at convenient times?
We offer various late afternoon and evening courses in order to better fit our candidates' schedules.
How much is tuition?
Information regarding current tuition and fees can be found by visiting http://fiscalservices.kennesaw.edu/bursar/tuition-fees/tuition-fees.php.
What is the average course load per semester?
Each semester will require you to enroll in either two or three courses depending on how far along you are within the program of study.
Is the GRE required?
If my undergraduate major was not in education, am I eligible for this program?
Yes, the MAT program does not require an undergraduate degree in education as an admission requirement.
Is a teaching certificate required for admission?
No, you do not need a valid teaching certificate in order to be accepted into the program since it includes initial certification.