Student Testimonials

What makes Miami's special education program special? Here's what students have to say:

"Miami has done an excellent job of preparing me to become a special educator through the professors and the field experiences in the schools. Because of this, special education has carved out a special place in my heart"
Heidi Kitsmiller

"The most helpful part about Miami special education is the well rounded group of required classes"
Melissa Burke

"Special education... allows you to be an advocate and a voice for people who need it most"
Katie Hale

"I love the other students I get to work with"
Katie Boyd

"The professors demonstrate such passion for what they teach. They are continually striving to improve special education for individuals and their families through effective teacher education as well as in their own professional lives"
Jamie Krakowski

"The special education program at Miami has provided me with excellent field experiences"
Lora Adair

"All of the professors care about students with disabilities and are passionate about the field."
Heather B.

"The professors in special education are approachable and hold a wide range of views"
Shannon M.

"The professors have always been very helpful. They enjoy meeting with students and advising us on problems we may encounter"
J.S.

"The professors are very passionate about students with special needs and preparing pre-service teachers to also be passionate for their future students"
Rachel Gibson

"We have the opportunity to work with a diverse group of people who challenge and inspire us"
Laura