Undergraduate Certificate in Special Education
Education Levels of Special Ed Majors
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 301 students earned their undergraduate certificate in special ed. The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in special ed at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Special Ed Majors With Undergraduate Certificate
The median salary for graduates holding an undergraduate certificate in special ed is $22,900. A lot of factors can contribute to this number, such as the location of your workplace and the availability of other perks and bonuses.
A better approximation of salary is to look at the typical range of salaries. In this case the low is $22,900 and the high is $22,900.
The median student debt for graduates holding an undergraduate certificate in special ed is $25,500. The school you go to and how long it takes you to graduate, among other things, can cause this number to vary.
The chart below shows the range of accumulated debt loads. On the high side of the range, $25,500 is the debt load, and the debt load on the low side is $25,500.
More women than men pursue their undergraduate certificate in special ed. About 84.1% of graduates with this degree are female.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of special ed undergraduate certificate students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||12|
|Hispanic or Latino||83|
Below are some popular majors that are similar to special ed that offer undergraduate certificate.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||2,893|
|Teacher Education Subject Specific||622|
|Teaching English or French||83|
*The racial-ethnic minority student 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 percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
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