PhD Opportunities in Early Childhood Special Education, Occupational Therapy, Social Work or Speech and Language Pathology

Have You Ever Thought About Getting Your PhD?
If You Have, NOW is the Time!

Come Join the Doctoral Training Consortia in Early Childhood Intervention for Infants and Young Children with High-Intensity Needs Because of Significant Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD). Each student must be accepted and graduate from one of the participating Universities*:

University of Cincinnati

University of Colorado Denver

University of Connecticut

University of Georgia

University of Hawaii

University of Illinois

University of Kansas

University of North Carolina

University of Washington

Vanderbilt University

*Students must be in-residence on campus and commit to attending all classes at one of the 10 participating Universities. This is a full time in-person doctoral program requiring full-time enrollment in one of the 10 participating universities. Funding is available through tuition waivers and graduate stipends. In addition, all students enrolled in the consortia will participate in Monthly Webinars, summer Intensive Seminars, Advanced Training in Research Methodologies, and Opportunities in Advocacy, Public Policy and Teaching.

For further information please contact Mary Beth Bruder, PhD at or Call 860-679-1500