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Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology & Special Education

Special Education Ph.D.

Apply to the on campus Special Education Ph.D Program

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Admission Deadline: December 1

Deadline has been extended to March 1, 2020 for NCLII-2 fellowship applications only.

Doctoral Admission Procedures

The first step to applying to Michigan State University and the Special Education doctoral program is to complete the University Application (with payment, see step 1 below). After completion of the University Application, you will receive an email inviting you to complete application materials in the GEA portal. (see step 2 below).

NOTE: MSU has received external funding for four doctoral students with specific interest in intensive intervention. If you would like to be considered for participation in the National Center for Leadership in Intensive Intervention (NCLII-2), please reference it in your goal statement.

Admission requirements