SRU’s doctoral degree in special education named one of the country’s most affordable


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March 6, 2019

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. - Slippery Rock University has been recognized as having one of the 20 most affordable online doctoral degrees in special education programs in the country by

SRU was ranked No. 7.

According to, rankings were compiled using a number of factors including: accreditation, program reputation and the cost of tuition. The editors of said that SRU is "one of the best values for a doctoral degree in special education."

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SRU's doctor of education in special education includes special education, content learning and leadership classes designed to train professionals to enter public schools, agencies and non-profit organizations.

The 60-credit program can be completed in just three years.

To learn more about SRU's doctor of education in special education degree program, click here.

To view the complete rankings, click here.

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