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Jobs for Special Education Grads in District of Columbia

1,960 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 District of Columbia

Special Ed grads earn an average of $73,240 in the state and $62,500 nationwide.

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There are 7 colleges in District of Columbia that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

90 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
27,017 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $33,719. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $53,600 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.10 years to graduate.

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Gallaudet University

Washington
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
1,451 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $21,900 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years. The full-time teacher rate is 100%.

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American University

Washington
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
14,001 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $43,451. It takes the average student 4.05 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $45,600 a year.

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4 Degrees in Major Awarded
28% Graduation Rate
1,846 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.76 years to graduate. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. An average student at Trinity College will pay a net price of $14,396.

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3 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
5,366 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $34,230. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.80%.

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Howard University

Washington
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
62% Graduation Rate
10,859 Total Students

An average student at Howard will pay a net price of $41,289. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
3,725 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1. 87% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

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Special Education Careers in DC

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title DC Job Growth DC Median Salary
Middle School Special Education Teachers 19% $0
Special Education Professors 16% $71,550
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 16% $78,050
Special Education Teachers 14% $62,390
Interpreters and Translators 12% $98,850

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

Major Annual Graduates in DC
Educational Administration 341
Teacher Education Grade Specific 179
International Education 74
Student Counseling 69
General Education 68
Teaching English or French 43
Other Education 38
Teacher Education Subject Specific 38

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