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Jobs for Special Education Grads in Alabama

There are 2,090 people in the state and 532,840 people in the nation working in special ed jobs.

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Wages for Special Education Jobs in Alabama

In this state, special ed grads earn an average of $46,810. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,500.

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There are 16 colleges in Alabama that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

134 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
5,734 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,400 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,514. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate.

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113 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
30,737 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 88% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.42 years to graduate. In their early career, Auburn grads earn an average salary of $39,500.

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64 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
37,840 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 76%. The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at UA. A typical student attending UA will pay a net price of $22,597.

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38 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
9,238 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,559. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,700 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 69% are considered full time.

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32 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
22,563 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 6.30% which is lower than average. A typical student attending UAB will pay a net price of $16,953. 96% of students get financical aid.

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21 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,224 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,501.

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21 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
5,977 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,200 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,990. Of all the students who attend this school, 89% get financial aid.

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19 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
5,212 Total Students

98% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending AUM will pay a net price of $13,987. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1.

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15 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,867 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, Athens State University grads earn an average salary of $33,400. The full-time teacher rate is 48%.

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10 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
8,086 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. The average student takes 4.67 years to complete their degree at UNA. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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Special Education Careers in AL

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Special Education Preschool Teachers 20% $46,590
Interpreters and Translators 9% $38,630
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 5% $51,880
Middle School Special Education Teachers 4% $55,140
Special Education Professors 3% $48,970
Special Education Teachers 0% $62,350

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

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,305
Teacher Education Subject Specific 925
Educational Administration 557
Student Counseling 284
Instructional Media Design 134
General Education 83
Teaching English or French 42
Other Education 35

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