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College of Education
006 Bluemont Hall
1114 Mid-Campus Drive North
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-7304 fax

Dr. Kenneth Hughey
Department Chair
369 Bluemont Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

Department of Special Education,
Counseling and Student Affairs

The Department of Special Education, Counseling and Student Affairs at Kansas State University has four academic components:

These components have a mission of preparing knowledgeable, ethical, caring decision makers who demonstrate inclusive perspectives toward the contexts of groups and institutions; student development and learning; teaching and guidance; inquiry and research methods; and research-enlightened clinical application, consultation, and practice.

Faculty in Special Education, Counseling and Student Affairs serve the Department's mission in four areas of professional commitment:

  • Delivery of exemplary instruction to undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Production, interpretation, and dissemination of sound and useful research, scholarship, and other creative works.
  • Leadership, consultation, collaboration, and service within the profession.
  • Promotion, understanding, and celebration of diversity.