Graduation Requirements | EPSE | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Education and Human Services

Graduation Requirements

In order to apply for graduation, students must complete the following:

  • Earn at least 30 credit hours of graduate credit, including six hours of core courses
  • Earn a grade point average of at least 3.00
  • Take a minimum of 15 credit hours of 500-level coursework or above
  • Submit an approved thesis or research paper

Transfer credit taken at another institution or as an unclassified student must be approved by special education faculty and the Dean of the Graduate School. Courses applied to the degree must be taken with six years of conferring the degree.

Special Education Program Coordinator

Dimitrios Anastasiou
Associate Professor & Special Education Program Coordinator
(618) 453-1819