Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Education (2016/2017)
8.10 Bachelor of Special Education
  1. For application deadlines refer to the Application Deadline Dates table.

  2. Consideration will be given to the courses for which an applicant is registered at the time of application. Provisional acceptance may be granted to an applicant who will successfully complete all prerequisites prior to commencement of the program. A percentage of program spaces will be allocated to applicants having relevant teaching experience.

  3. To be considered for admission an applicant shall have a minimum of a 65% average in the last 60 attempted credit hours (not including the internship) and also meet the following requirements:

    1. have been awarded a degree in Primary and/or Elementary Education, Music Education, or Intermediate/Secondary Education from Memorial University of Newfoundland or from an institution recognized by Memorial University of Newfoundland;

    2. have completed Education 4240 (or equivalent);

    3. have completed Education 3312 and 3543, or 4350 (or equivalent); and

    4. have successfully completed a professional internship in education or have equivalent teaching experience prior to admission.

  4. There are four Education courses applicable to the Special Education degree program that may be completed prior to admission (following completion of an Education degree). They are Education 3040, 3640, 3660, 3941 (please see the Course Descriptions section for prerequisites).