Welcome to the Special Education Program

Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation & Counseling

Contact us at: specialeducation@csusb.edu or (909) 537-7406

Virtual Advising Available! Email us at coeinfo@csusb.edu to schedule an appointment.

The Special Education Program at California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) offers a graduate course of study that leads to a California Educational Specialist Credential and/or a Master's of Arts Degree. Students may choose to specialize in one of the following three authorization areas: Mild/Moderate Disabilities, Moderate/Severe Disabilities, or Early Childhood Special Education.

Before being fully admitted to the Special Education Programs, prospective students must attend an Information Session either at the San Bernardino campus or the Palm Desert campus. Reservations are not required for Information Sessions on the San Bernardino campus. If you have questions, please contact us at (909) 537-5621. Reservations are required for the Palm Desert campus so please contact us at (760) 341-2883 ext. 78145. There is a $5 fee for parking on both campuses. Please check out the section on Program Options and Admissions Information for admissions deadlines.


Attend an information session to learn about our program options!

  • Wednesday, October 7, 2015
  • Wednesday, November 18, 2015
  • Tuesday, December 9, 2015

All info sessions to be held in CE-209
4:00 - 5:00 PM.
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