Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Education (2015/2016)
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. hold a degree in Primary and/or Elementary, Music Education, or Intermediate/Secondary Education from Memorial University of Newfoundland or another Education degree deemed appropriate by the Faculty of Education, and have credit for one of Education 4240 or 4242 (or equivalent). Intermediate/Secondary graduates must also have credit for Education 4350; Music Education graduates must also have credit for both Education 3312 and 3543 or 4350.

    2. 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).