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Jobs for Special Education Grads in Arkansas

4,210 people in the state and 532,840 in the nation are employed in jobs related to special ed.

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Wages for Special Education Jobs in Arkansas

A typical salary for a special ed grad in the state is $46,870, compared to a typical salary of $62,500 nationwide.

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There are 9 colleges in Arkansas that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

299 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
13,106 Total Students

The 5.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. 70% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $27,500 after graduation.

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36 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
8,899 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,200 a year. 96% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending UA Little Rock will pay a net price of $14,906.

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32 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
10,335 Total Students

The average student takes 4.44 years to complete their degree at UCA. 77% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

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University of Arkansas

Fayetteville
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
27,562 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average. The average student takes 4.31 years to complete their degree at UARK.

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Arkansas Tech University

Russellville
13 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
10,829 Total Students

96% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $10,772. In their early career, ATU grads earn an average salary of $28,900.

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6 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
3,163 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,000 a year. 98% of students get financical aid.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
2,645 Total Students

98% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $23,900 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
4,617 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,400 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. The average student takes 4.34 years to complete their degree at Harding.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
2,668 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.55 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. A typical student attending UAPB will pay a net price of $12,320.

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Special Education Careers in AR

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title AR Job Growth AR Median Salary
Special Education Preschool Teachers 21% $46,040
Special Education Teachers 15% $24,520
Special Education Professors 10% $50,880
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 9% $48,860
Middle School Special Education Teachers 9% $49,580

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

Major Annual Graduates in AR
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,581
Educational Administration 1,310
Teacher Education Subject Specific 733
Student Counseling 345
Curriculum & Instruction 258
General Education 124
Teaching English or French 107
Instructional Media Design 100

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