Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Special Education
The mission of the Special Education Doctoral Program at Purdue University is to prepare scholars for faculty positions in higher education. This full time, competency-based program is designed to prepare students to conduct rigorous scientific and applied research, to teach at the university level, and to become leaders who strive to improve educational outcomes and quality of life for individuals with special needs. Our mission is accomplished through challenging coursework, competency-based faculty mentorship, and active student involvement in applied research.
April 1st is the deadline for consideration for Fall admission.
December 1st is the deadline for consideration for College and University Funding.
Incomplete applications are not reviewed.Apply