Students seeking special education certification at the graduate level and students who are already certified in special education may choose to complete a Master's Degree in Special Education. There are several routes to a Master's Degree in Special Education:
GRE requirement: The Special Education program requires an officail Graduate Record Exam (GRE) score to be submitted prior to admission consideration with a preferred score of 900 (verbal and quantitative combined) on the old scale or equivalent on the new scale (see concordance table) . GRE scores must be sent directly from the Educational Testing Service in Princeton, New Jersey, to our Graduate College. The college code for Texas State is 006667. The Educational Testing Service can be contacted at www.ets.org/gre. Texas State students are only required to take the General Test.