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Special Education Schools in Oklahoma

173 students earned Special Ed degrees in Oklahoma in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Special Education is the 83rd most popular major out of a total 271 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Special Education Majors in Oklahoma

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 72
Master’s Degree 63
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 35
Post-Master’s Certificate 35
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3

Gender Distribution

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

Special Education Majors in OK Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 2.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.6%
  • White: 69.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 20.2%
Special Education Majors in OK Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Special Education Grads in Oklahoma

In this state, there are 5,030 people employed in jobs related to a special ed degree, compared to 532,840 nationwide.

Special Education Jobs Nationwide vs. OK

Wages for Special Education Jobs in Oklahoma

Special Ed grads earn an average of $41,390 in the state and $62,500 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Oklahoma that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
28,564 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 85% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $42,400 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $20,780.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
15,393 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,572. 83% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
7,879 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,463. 70% of the teachers are full time. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
5,267 Total Students

21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, SWOSU grads earn an average salary of $33,000. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
3,576 Total Students

85% of students get financical aid. In their early career, ECU grads earn an average salary of $30,700. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
2,011 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.18 years. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
852 Total Students

A typical student attending USAO will pay a net price of $7,931. The average student takes 4.40 years to complete their degree at USAO. The full-time teacher rate is 63%.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
4,542 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $31,700 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
4,053 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. The 9.40% student loan default rate is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,900 a year.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
1,992 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Most students complete their degree in 4.62 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid.

Special Education Careers in OK

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title OK Job Growth OK Median Salary
Special Education Preschool Teachers 18% $40,750
Special Education Teachers 12% $36,270
Interpreters and Translators 11% $30,200
Middle School Special Education Teachers 7% $41,810
Special Education Professors 7% $43,560
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 6% $41,790

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

Major Annual Graduates in OK
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,282
Teacher Education Subject Specific 611
Educational Administration 427
General Education 250
Student Counseling 123
Instructional Media Design 60
Curriculum & Instruction 46
Educational Assessment 35

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