Find Teaching Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Special Education in Georgia

Find Schools Near

Special Education Schools in Georgia

Jobs for Special Education Grads in Georgia

In this state, there are 15,330 people employed in jobs related to a special ed degree, compared to 532,840 nationwide.

undefined

Wages for Special Education Jobs in Georgia

In this state, special ed grads earn an average of $55,670. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,500.

undefined

There are 18 colleges in Georgia that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

94 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
39,147 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.27 years. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 92% are considered full time.

Request Information
77 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
36,360 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 27 to 1. 73% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.61 years.

Request Information
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
6,873 Total Students

The average student takes 4.26 years to complete their degree at Georgia College. Of all the students who attend this school, 97% get financial aid. The student loan default rate of 2.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Request Information
53 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
13,419 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,600 a year. 83% of the teachers are full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.64 years.

Request Information
44 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
12,304 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. 73% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 8.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

Request Information
42 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
8,372 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 8.40% which is lower than average. 63% of the teachers are full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,058.

Request Information
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
3,162 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.80%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $11,157.

Request Information
26 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
26,949 Total Students

The 7.00% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate.

Request Information
#9

Georgia Gwinnett College

Lawrenceville
15 Degrees in Major Awarded
17% Graduation Rate
11,627 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. In their early career, Georgia Gwinnett College grads earn an average salary of $32,800. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,292.

Request Information
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
6,509 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.80 years to complete their degree at Albany State. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Request Information
#10

Augusta University

Augusta
9 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
8,920 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 66% are considered full time. The 5.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. In their early career, Augusta University grads earn an average salary of $54,100.

Request Information

Special Education Careers in GA

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Interpreters and Translators 23% $55,250
Special Education Preschool Teachers 15% $54,430
Special Education Professors 15% $57,670
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 15% $54,520
Middle School Special Education Teachers 14% $58,410
Special Education Teachers 7% $56,960

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

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 4,963
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,098
Educational Administration 830
Curriculum & Instruction 607
Instructional Media Design 524
General Education 116
Teaching English or French 114
Other Education 91

View all majors related to Special Education

View Nationwide Special Education Report

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Teaching Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited education & teaching schools across the U.S.