Special Education Schools in Missouri
470 Special Ed students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.
A Special Education major is the 55th most popular major in this state.
Education Levels of Special Education Majors in Missouri
Special Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
|Doctor’s Degree (Other)||12|
|Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship)||12|
|Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice)||12|
|Award Taking 2 to 4 Years||2|
|Award Taking 1 to 2 Years||2|
|Award Taking Less Than 1 Year||2|
In Missouri, a special ed major is more popular with women than with men.
The racial distribution of special ed majors in Missouri is as follows:
- Asian: 0.9%
- Black or African American: 5.7%
- Hispanic or Latino: 1.7%
- White: 86.0%
- Non-Resident Alien: 2.8%
- Other Races: 3.0%
Jobs for Special Education Grads in Missouri
7,540 people in the state and 532,840 in the nation are employed in jobs related to special ed.
Wages for Special Education Jobs in Missouri
Special Ed grads earn an average of $51,340 in the state and $62,500 nationwide.
Most Popular Special Education Programs in MO
There are 23 colleges in Missouri that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:
The student loan default rate of 4.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $39,400 after graduation. The average student takes 4.41 years to complete their degree at Mizzou.
The average student takes 4.35 years to complete their degree at Fontbonne University. 38% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $33,100 after graduation.
The student loan default rate of 9.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. The average student takes 4.50 years to complete their degree at Southeast Missouri State University.
This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,207. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.90%. It takes the average student 4.54 years to graduate.
The student loan default rate of 6.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. 55% of the teachers are full time.
68% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 91% of students receive it. Most students complete their degree in 4.53 years.
Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The 8.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.47 years to graduate.
This private school has an average net price of $18,264. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. In their early career, Lindenwood University grads earn an average salary of $34,400.
It takes the average student 4.27 years to graduate. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $22,206. In their early career, Webster grads earn an average salary of $33,700.
Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 23%. 100% of students get financical aid.
Special Education Careers in MO
Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:
|Job Title||MO Job Growth||MO Median Salary|
|Interpreters and Translators||17%||$57,090|
|Special Education Preschool Teachers||7%||$33,750|
|Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers||5%||$49,130|
|Special Education Professors||5%||$45,420|
|Middle School Special Education Teachers||5%||$47,600|
Related Majors in Missouri
Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to special ed.
|Major||Annual Graduates in MO|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||2,496|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||1,076|
|Curriculum & Instruction||493|
|Instructional Media Design||158|
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