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Special Education prepares students to help meet the educational needs of diverse learners with disabilities. There are three intervention specialist disciplines to choose from - early childhood, mild to moderate, and moderate to intensive.

Special Education Program Sheets

Interested in changing your major to Special Education? Current EHE students interested in switching their major to Special Education can call the Undergraduate Student Services Office at 614-292-9261 to schedule an appointment. Students who are interested in declaring a major in EHE must first meet with an EHE Academic Advisor. To schedule an appointment:

  • Call the Academic Advising Appointment line at 614-292-9261.
  • Stop by the front desk in A100 PAES Building

Special Education is a competitive program. There is no guarantee students will be accepted into the full major by completing the minimum requirements successfully.

Minimum Full Major Expectations

  • 3.0 or higher cumulative Ohio State or transfer GPA
  • B- or higher in:
    • ENGLISH 1110.0#
    • MATH 1125 or 1135
    • ESSPED 2251
    • FEEP (ESCE 2189S)
    • Students may still apply to the major prior to the completion of these courses

Application Deadline: September 25