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Episode 105: Special Education in College

October 11, 2015

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, approximately 13% of public school students between the ages of 3 and 21 receive Special Education Services. And 35% of those students have specific learning disabilities. There is much focus on ensuring these students get through the public school years, but what then? What does post-secondary education look like for these "non-traditional" students? Melissa Olson, Accessibility Coordinator at MCC discusses how students and colleges navigate the challenges and opportunities for students with disabilities.

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