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Special Education at Lander University

If you plan to study special education, take a look at what Lander University has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.

Lander University is located in Greenwood, South Carolina and approximately 3,226 students attend the school each year. In 2019, 10 special ed majors received their bachelor's degree from Lander University.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Special Education section at the bottom of this page.

Lander University Special Education Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Special Ed

Lander University Special Education Rankings

Each year, College Factual ranks special ed programs across the country. The following shows how Lander University performed in these rankings.

Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The special ed major at Lander University is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Special Education. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Special Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools 95
Best Value Special Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools 161
Most Popular Special Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools 213
Most Focused Special Education Schools 292
Best Value Special Education Schools 407
Most Popular Special Education Schools 512

Special Ed Student Demographics at Lander University

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the special ed majors at Lander University.

Lander University Special Education Bachelor’s Program

100% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
The special ed program at Lander University awarded 10 bachelor's degrees in 2018-2019. About 0% of these degrees went to men with the other 100% going to women.

Lander University Gender Breakdown of Special Education Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 80% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in special ed at Lander University are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Lander University with a bachelor's in special ed.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Special Education Majors at Lander University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 8
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

Lander University also has a doctoral program available in special ed. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Special Ed Grads May Go Into

A degree in special ed can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for SC, the home state for Lander University.

Occupation Jobs in SC Average Salary in SC
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 3,040 $56,960
Special Education Professors 1,480 $55,560
Middle School Special Education Teachers 1,170 $53,320
Interpreters and Translators 460 $44,950
Special Education Teachers 380 $62,740


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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