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Special Education Schools in Ohio

1,486 Special Ed students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In this state, Special Education is the 26th most popular major out of a total 315 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Special Education Majors in Ohio

Special Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 843
Master’s Degree 416
Post-Master’s Certificate 111
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 111
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 78
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 78
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 18
Associate’s Degree 15
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5

Gender Distribution

In Ohio, a special ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Special Education Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of special ed majors in Ohio is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Black or African American: 4.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.0%
  • White: 87.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 4.8%
Special Education Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Special Education Grads in Ohio

There are 22,290 people in the state and 532,840 people in the nation working in special ed jobs.

Special Education Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Special Education Jobs in Ohio

Special Ed grads earn an average of $58,380 in the state and $62,500 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 49 colleges in Ohio that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

250 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
17,540 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.43 years. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. The student loan default rate is 8.60% which is lower than average.

141 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
37,886 Total Students

A typical student attending UC will pay a net price of $22,682. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,800 a year. It takes the average student 4.61 years to graduate.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
20,237 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.30% which is lower than average. A typical student attending University of Toledo will pay a net price of $16,374. Most students complete their degree in 4.57 years.

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
18,731 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $30,700 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 50%.

110 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
28,122 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $17,807. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.20%.

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
19,934 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,400 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.17 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
6,627 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 38%. 97% of students get financical aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.70%.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
12,607 Total Students

98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 100% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.86 years.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
11,241 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate. 67% of the teachers are full time. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#10

Notre Dame College

Cleveland
40 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
1,700 Total Students

92% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,651.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
16,069 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 7.60% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 49% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

Special Education Careers in OH

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Special Education Teachers 10% $37,450
Interpreters and Translators 10% $52,600
Special Education Preschool Teachers 10% $63,950
Special Education Professors 7% $58,990
Middle School Special Education Teachers 6% $58,480
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 6% $55,080

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to special ed.

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Teacher Education Grade Specific 3,065
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,618
Educational Administration 967
General Education 773
Student Counseling 415
Curriculum & Instruction 392
Other Education 208
Instructional Media Design 170

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