Skip to Content

Weather Update: UofSC Columbia campus will be closed Friday, Sept. 30 due to inclement weather. Classes are canceled and only essential personnel are required to report to campus. See for updates.

Graduate School

Special Education - Ph.D.


  • Major: Special Education 
  • Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
  • School/College: Education

Program Website

See the program curriculum and learn about admission. 



Apply Now

Ready to apply? Take note of any deadlines and documents required for this degree program.


Fall or Summer Application Deadline: February 14

Required Documents

  • Graduate Record Exam or Miller Analogies Test Scores 
  • Personal Statement
  • Official Transcripts
  • Resume
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

Applications Accepted for These Semesters...

  • Fall Semester
  • Summer Semester

Areas of Concentration 

  • Leadership
  • Research and College Teaching

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.