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University Programs and Coursework in Gifted Education
    

 

Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey.  Our goal is to have the most accurate picture possible of the availability of teacher training in gifted education as well as a comprehensive list of programs at universities for advanced learners so your response is very important to us.  Before starting the survey, please check the current data spreadsheet to see that we do not already have information from your university.  You must take this survey in one sitting because it cannot be saved to return to later.  If you do not offer the course or program a section is asking about, check the n/a box and go to the next section.  If you have any questions, please email or phone Carolyn Kaye at ckaye@nagc.org or 202-785-4268.

1.  Please give us contact information for your university.

University Name:                                
Contact/Title:   
Gifted Education Program/Center Name:   
Address 1:   
Address 2:   
City/Town:   
State/Province:  
Country:     
Zip/Postal Code:   
Email Address:   
Web Address:        


2.   What courses/programs does your university offer in gifted and talented education? Please check all that apply. 

Other 


Please answer the following questions about your Certification/Endorsement program in gifted and talented education.  If your university does not offer a certification or endorseement in gifted education, please check not applicable in question 3 and skip to question 14.

3.  In what department(s) is the Certification/Endorsement program in gifted and talented education housed? Please check all that apply. 

Other   


4.   Who accredits your program? Please check all that apply.

NCATE   
TEAC   
State  

Other    


5.   Does your Certification/Endorsement program offer flexibility in the time frame allotted to complete the degree (e.g., part-time, residential, combination)? 

     


6.   If no, please provide further information.   


7.   Are online courses available for the required components of this program?  

        

8.  What is the average number of full-time students enrolled in your Certification/Endorsement program?    

9.  What is the average number of part-time students enrolled in your Certification/Endorsement program?   

10.  Please estimate the percentage of classes for this program that are taught by the following:   

 Professor   
Adjunct Faculty   
Graduate Student   

11.  Estimate the percentage of graduates with Certification/Endorsement in gifted education in your institution that go on to the following: 

 Research or teaching at universities    
 Administrative positions in LEA's or SEA's    
 Pre-K-12 classrooms   
 Guidance and counseling  

12.  What type of financial assistance is available for students pursuing a Certification/Endorsement in gifted and talented education? Please check all that apply.  

 Research Assistantships   
Teaching Assistantships     
 Fellowships   
 Scholarships   
 Grants   
 All of the above   
 No assistance available   

Other, please specify  

13.  Please estimate the number of people in this program receiving financial assistance.  

 

Please answer the following questions about your Undergraduate Program with an emphasis on gifted and talented education.


14.  In what department(s) is the Undergraduate program housed? Please check all that apply.  

Not applicable/No Undergraduate program with an emphasis on gifted and talented education (Please skip to Q25)  
Curriculum & Instruction   
Education Psychology   
Special Education   
Education Leadership   

Other    

15.   Who accredits your program? Please check all that apply.  

NCATE   
TEAC   
State   

Other     


16.   Does your Undergraduate program offer flexibility in the time frame allotted to complete the degree (e.g., part-time, residential, combination)? 

     


17.   If no, please provide further information.  


18.   Are online courses available for the required components of this program?          

19.  What is the average number of full-time students enrolled in your Undergraduate program with a focus in gifted education?    

20.  What is the average number of part-time students enrolled in your Undergraduate program with a focus in gifted education?   

21.  Please estimate the percentage of classes for this program that are taught by the following:   

Professor   
Adjunct Faculty   
Graduate Student   

22.  Estimate the percentage of graduates with Undergraduate degrees with a focus in gifted education in your institution that go on to the following: 

Research or teaching at universities    
Administrative positions in LEA's or SEA's    
Pre-K-12 classrooms   
Guidance and counseling   

23.  What type of financial assistance is available for students pursuing an Undergraduate degree in gifted and talented education? Please check all that apply.  

 Research Assistantships   
 Teaching Assistantships     
 Fellowships   
 Scholarships   
 Grants   
 All of the above   
 No assistance available   

Other, please specify  

24.  Please estimate the number of people in this program receiving financial assistance.  

 

Please answer the following questions about your Masters degree program in gifted and talented education

25.  In what department(s) is the Masters program housed? Please check all that apply.  

Not applicable/No Masters program in gifted and talented education (Please skip to Q36)  
Curriculum & Instruction   
Education Psychology   
Special Education   
Education Leadership   

Other, please specify    

26.   Who accredits your program? Please check all that apply.  

NCATE   
TEAC   
Sate   

Other, please specify     


27.   Does your Masters program offer flexibility in the time frame allotted to complete the degree (e.g., part-time, residential, combination)? 

     


28.   If no, please provide further information.  


29.   Are online courses available for the required components of this program?          

30.  What is the average number of full-time students enrolled in your Masters degree program?    

31.  What is the average number of part-time students enrolled in your Masters degree program?   

32.  Please estimate the percentage of classes for this program that are taught by the following:   

Professor   
Adjunct Faculty   
Graduate Student   

33.  Estimate the percentage of graduates with a Masters degree in gifted education in your institution that go on to the following: 

 Research or teaching at universities    
 Administrative positions in LEA's or SEA's    
 Pre-K-12 classroom   
 Guidance and counseling   

34.  What type of financial assistance is available for students pursuing a Masters degree in gifted and talented education? Please check all that apply.  

 Research Assistantships   
 Teaching Assistantships     
 Fellowships   
 Scholarships   
 Grants   
 All of the above   
 No assistance available   

Other, please specify  

35.  Please estimate the number of people in this program receiving financial assistance.  

 

Please answer the following questions about your Ed.D./Ph.d program in gifted and talented education

36.  In what department(s) is the Ed.D/Ph.D program housed? Please check all that apply.  

Not applicable/No Ed.D/Ph.D  program in gifted and talented education (Please skip to Q47)  
Curriculum & Instruction   
Education Psychology   
Special Education   
Education Leadership   

Other, please specify    

37.   Who accredits your program? Please check all that apply.  

NCATE   
TEAC   
State   

Other, please specify     


38.   Does your Ed.D/Ph.D program offer flexibility in the time frame allotted to complete the degree (e.g., part-time, residential, combination)? 

     


39.   If no, please provide further information.  


40.   Are online courses available for the required components of this program?          

41.  What is the average number of full-time students enrolled in your Ed.D/Ph.D degree program?    

42.  What is the average number of part-time students enrolled in your Ed.D/Ph.D degree program?   

43.  Please estimate the percentage of classes for this program that are taught by the following:   

Professor   
Adjunct Faculty   
Graduate Student   

44.  Estimate the percentage of graduates with a Ed.D/Ph.D degree in gifted education in your institution that go on to the following: 

 Research or teaching at universities    
 Administrative positions in LEA's or SEA's    
  Pre-K-12 classroom   
 Guidance and counseling  

45.  What type of financial assistance is available for students pursuing a Ed.D/Ph.D degree in gifted and talented education? Please check all that apply.  

 Research Assistantships   
 Teaching Assistantships     
 Fellowships   
 Scholarships   
 Grants   
 All of the above   
 No assistance available   

Other, please specify

46.  Please estimate the number of people in this program receiving financial assistance.  



Please answer the following questions about your university For the 2007/2008 school year

47.  Will your university have a full-time school for Pre-K-12 advanced learners?       

48.  What age groups attend the school? Please check all that apply. 

 Pre-K-12   
 Early Elementary   
 Elementary   
 Secondary   
Other, please specify 


49.  Please tell us who operates the school for advanced learners.

University   
G/T Center   
Other, please explain 

50.  What is the curriculum focus of your university's school?  

Humanities     
Math  
Science and/or technology  
Performing Arts  
Fine Arts    
All of the above  
Not applicable/No specific curriculum focus    

Other, please specify 

51.  What is the name of the school for advanced students?   

52.  Will your university have other programs for Pre-K-12 advanced learners in 2007-2008?        

53.  If yes, for what age group? Please check all that apply.  

Pre-K-12  
Pre-K  
Early Elementary  
Elementary
 
Secondary
 

Other, please specify 


54.  If your university has programs for Pre-K-12 advanced learners, please indicate whether the university or a gifted studies center (or both) administers the program.  
 Early Entrance to College  
 Weekend Programs  
 Summer Programs/Day Camps  
 Residential Summer Programs  
 Distance Learning  
Online Mentoring  

Other , please specify 


55.  What is the curriculum focus of the Pre-K-12 programs? Please check all that apply.

 Humanities  
 Math   
 Science and/or technology   
 Performing Arts   
 Fine Arts   
 All of the above
 
 Not applicable  

Other, please specify 


56.  Does your university have a center dedicated to gifted and talented education?      

57.  If yes, please check all services provided by the center.

Other services, please list   


If your center has programs for elemetnary and secondary students, please answer the following questions. 

58.  What ages does the center serve?  Please check all that apply.


59.  Please provide the center's contact information below.

Center Name:     
Director's Name:   
Phone Number:   
Email Address:   
Address 1:   
Address 2:   
City/Town:   
State/Province:   
Country:   
Zip/Postal Code:     

 

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