Our department offers a variety of graduate and undergraduate experiences in areas of critical need.

Please contact any of our faculty members to learn how you can enroll today!

Mission Statement

To prepare professionals to positively impact the lives of a diverse community of individuals with exceptionalities.

Core Values
• Visionary Excellence • High Standards • Compassionate Support • Team Work • Collegiality • Unity
• Professionalism • Ethics • Integrity • Respect for Diversity

SPED/CD Brochures & Flyers  

The Department of Special Education & Communication Disorders at New Mexico State University is currently located in the Speech Building Room 245.


The Special Education Program is thrilled to offer a new accelerated masters degree in Special Education for undergraduate students. Students graduating from the five-year program will be eligible for a license in elementary education and special education!! For more information, contact vwhite@nmsu.edu or call 575-646-2402.