A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Program Director: Christi Batamula, Ph.D.
Contact: Tammy Kinsler
Fowler Hall (FH) 304
(202) 250-2468 (department videophone) (202) 651-5530 (voice) (202) 651-5860 (fax)
The Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Education is designed for teachers who have a master's degree in
education of deaf and hard of hearing students who seek professional proficiency in an area of
specialization. This is a self-paced, individualized degree program offering specializations based on
the interests of the candidate and the availability of faculty members within the specialization to
mentor the candidate. Specializations offered include, but are not limited to, ASL & English
bilingual education, early education, special education, science, and math education, and literacy.
For the program of study and requirements for the Ed.S. in Deaf Education, visit the Academic
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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