Office of Graduate and Adult Studies at Seton Hill University

Why you should consider this program

As a leader in the use of mobile technology for teaching and learning, well prepare you for todays classroom as well as tomorrows. All instructors have classroom experience. You will receive personal support from an academic advisor, keeping you on track for graduation and career goals. You also have the option to add a 12 credit Autism endorsement to the programs. Special Education - 30 credit online masters program with integrated classroom field experiences. Students in this program also have the option to complete the requirements for teaching certification in special education Pre K - 8 or 7 -12. To add the special education certification, you must already hold a current teaching certification. Elementary/Middle Level - Streamlined 30-credit masters program with 15 credits offered online. Students in this program also have the option to complete the requirements for teaching certification at the Middle Level, grades 4 -8.

Benefits for Coverdell Fellows

Tuition/fees for Complete Program Value of Coverdell Fellowship Net cost *
In state $ 22,140 $ 6,336 $ 15,804
Out of state $ 22,140 $ 6,336 $ 15,804
* Net cost is equal to tuition/fees minus fellowship value. For some universities, the fellowship value includes non-tuition/fee benefits such as health insurance or housing—see the first point below for more details.

Where the cost savings value of the Coverdell Fellowship comes from

Students receive a 30% discount off of the current tuition rate. Please note that because the program can be done online, cost of living estimates will depend on housing options and location.

Fellowships awarded per year (average)

2

Application fee waived?

Yes

Internship

Just like the benefits of your Seton Hill education, Career and Professional Development services don’t end with graduation. As a Seton Hill alumni, the CPDC is here for you if you decide you want to change, advance or enhance your career. Please visit the Career and Professional Development Center for Career Success stories!

Jobs for program alumni

Just like the benefits of your Seton Hill education, Career and Professional Development services dont end with graduation. As a Seton Hill alumni, the CPDC is here for you if you decide you want to change, advance or enhance your career. Please visit the Career and Professional Development Center for Career Success stories!

Other details

Program length

1 -2 years

Application requirements

Online Application, official transcripts, three letters of recommendation, current resume, personal statement

Admissions process

Please inform your Program Counselor of your Peace Corps service. He or she will supply the supplemental Peace Corps form.

Program begins

Special Education starts in any one of six 8 weeks sessions.

Non-traditional options

  • Online degree program
  • Option to pursue degree part time while receiving the Coverdell Fellowship

100% Online courses in the Special Education program. 50% Online courses in the Elementary/Middle Level Education program.

Year Coverdell Fellows partnership started

2004


Contact

Lisa Glessner, Director

Address
1 Seton Hill Drive
Attn: office of Graduate and Adult Studies
Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601