The Department of Elementary and Special Education offers the Master of Education degree with majors in Curriculum and Instruction, Literacy, and Special Education as well as graduate minors in Curriculum and Instruction, Reading, and Special Education.
The major in Curriculum and Instruction offers concentrations in Early Childhood Education, Elementary School Education, and Middle School Education. Specializations in initial licensure and inclusion education are also available. Concentrations in Mildly/Moderately Disabled Students, Preschool Disabled Students, and Severely/Profoundly Disabled Students are available through the Special Education major. The Specialist in Education degree is offered with a major in Curriculum and Instruction and concentration in Elementary Education.
The department also offers the Master of Education in Advanced Studies in Teaching and Learning—Regents Online Degree Program (RODP).