Specialized Education Services

Join the UNC Greensboro Department of Specialized Education Services (SES), where we promote the successful inclusion of individuals with disabilities in society through excellence in the education of teachers and leaders, learning new skills, and the application of existing knowledge.

Each year, our faculty leads dozens of research projects and community-based initiatives aimed at positively impacting children, families, and communities, and they are supported by millions of dollars from federal and state granting agencies as well as private foundations. 

PH.D. Special Ed

Join our supportive, flexible, and scholarly learning environment with foci on research and practice, inclusive of interdisciplinary pluralistic perspectives in Special Education, Birth through Kindergarten Early Intervention, Deaf Education, Linguistics, and Disability Studies.

Non-traditional students at UNCG
PMC Instructional Coaching

Receive professional preparation and training to educational personnel who are employed in or aspire to positions such as instructional coach, curriculum facilitator, school improvement coach, assistant principal or principal, and subject area coach in public schools, charter schools, and private schools.

School of Ed professor Marcia Rock working with off site student teacher.

SES News

  • UNCG Teacher Education Fellows Program Leads to Increased Opportunities, Scholarships for Students
    Developing high-quality and well-prepared teachers is a priority for the School of Education at UNC Greensboro. Doing so by reducing potential financial barriers for students is also key. By combining these priorities, the School of Education developed the UNCG Teacher Education Fellows program, a scholarship opportunity for incoming freshmen students wishing to major in select education programs.
  • SOE Students Earn Honors at UNCG 3MT Competition
    A pair of School of Education students took home honors in UNC Greensboro’s recent Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Claiming first place was Somer Matthews, a doctoral student in the Department of Specialized Education Services (SES), while Jasmine Garland McKinney, a doctoral student in the Department of Counseling and Educational Development (CED) earned the People’s Choice honor.
  • Ryndak Honored for Career of Service
    Dr. Diane Ryndak, a professor in UNC Greensboro’s Department of Specialized Education Services , has been announced as the recipient of the 2022 June Downing Breakthroughs in Inclusive Education Award presented by TASH, an international leader in disability advocacy.

Department of Specialized Education Services (SES)

Phone Number: 336.334.5843

Location: School of Education Building, Room 444

Mailing Address: PO Box 26170 Greensboro, NC 27402

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