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Jobs for Special Education Grads in Florida

24,430 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 Florida

Special Ed grads earn an average of $51,500 in the state and $62,500 nationwide.

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There are 31 colleges in Florida that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

151 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
13,061 Total Students

93% of students get financical aid. This public school has an average net price of $7,406. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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91 Degrees in Major Awarded
46,523 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.70%. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 20%.

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81 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
71,881 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $37,100 a year. It takes the average student 4.48 years to graduate.

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University of Florida

Gainesville
66 Degrees in Major Awarded
89% Graduation Rate
53,372 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. In their early career, UF grads earn an average salary of $42,600. Most students complete their degree in 4.28 years.

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63 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
9,546 Total Students

In their early career, SEU grads earn an average salary of $30,000. The student loan default rate of 9.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $24,909.

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60 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
58,836 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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Broward College

Fort Lauderdale
51 Degrees in Major Awarded
33,243 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,649. The full-time teacher rate is 26%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 26 to 1.

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41 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
43,569 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.20 years. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The 3.50% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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Nova Southeastern University

Fort Lauderdale
39 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
20,888 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.19 years to graduate. In their early career, NUS Florida grads earn an average salary of $42,300. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

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35 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
16,926 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.53 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.30%. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid.

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Special Education Careers in FL

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title FL Job Growth FL Median Salary
Interpreters and Translators 26% $40,660
Special Education Teachers 14% $49,260
Special Education Preschool Teachers 13% $48,200
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 13% $60,230
Middle School Special Education Teachers 13% $53,820
Special Education Professors 13% $51,610

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

Major Annual Graduates in FL
Teacher Education Grade Specific 3,526
Teacher Education Subject Specific 2,039
Educational Administration 1,646
General Education 683
Curriculum & Instruction 683
Other Education 669
Student Counseling 395
Instructional Media Design 185

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