Boston College offers special education programs at the master's degree level in mild/moderate disabilities and in extensive and multiple disabilities. Dual programs that combine the two special education majors or combine a general education program with a special education program are also offered. Students pursuing dual licensure benefit from practicum experience that meets both licensure requirements and accelerated program of study.
Our programs prepare you to serve children with disabilities in a variety of settings, including fully inclusive classrooms.
Faculty actively engage in research in schools, developing strong connections between research and practice.
You'll learn to teach to the strengths and needs of learners with disabilities, in collaboration with other professionals and family members.
Single Licensure Programs in Special Education
Dual Licensure Programs in Special Education
“We’re committed to understanding students' interests and career goals and how they’re advancing in and outside the classroom. Our hope is that our students change the world for the public good—that they become professionals who make colleges, universities, and schools more equitable places.”