Master of Education in Teaching and Learning (M.Ed.)


  • Special Education (Autism Spectrum Disorder and Cognitive Impairment)

Admission  Requirements

Admission to this program is contingent upon admission to the WSU Graduate School (admission requirements). A GPA of 2.75 is required for regular admission and 2.5 for qualified admission. In addition, applicants must satisfy the following criteria:

  • An earned bachelor's from an accredited institution of higher education.
  • A satisfactory content background in some of the concentrations not leading to a teaching endorsement (e.g. science; mathematics). 


The Master of Education requires a minimum of 30 credits, at least 24 of which much be taken at Wayne State University. The program is offered under master's plan "B," which includes completion of a terminal seminar and essay or project. Students in this program complete an individualized plan of work with their advisor.

Early Childhood Plan of Work


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The College of Education educator preparation programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).  


Jennifer Lewis, Ph.D.
Associate professor and program coordinator

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