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Jobs for Special Education Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 8,260 people employed in jobs related to a special ed degree, compared to 532,840 nationwide.

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Wages for Special Education Jobs in Kentucky

In this state, special ed grads earn an average of $54,010. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,500.

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There are 18 colleges in Kentucky that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
19,110 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,300 a year. This private school has an average net price of $16,894.

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80 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
14,465 Total Students

A typical student attending Eastern will pay a net price of $14,149. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,800 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 58%.

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Georgetown College

Georgetown
72 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
1,565 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 9.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,400 a year. An average student at Georgetown College will pay a net price of $17,300.

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54 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
17,517 Total Students

98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 9.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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49 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
9,304 Total Students

In their early career, Morehead State University grads earn an average salary of $27,200. It takes the average student 4.43 years to graduate. A typical student attending Morehead State University will pay a net price of $12,421.

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42 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
29,986 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. A typical student attending UK will pay a net price of $17,127.

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42 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
9,449 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. In their early career, Murray State grads earn an average salary of $29,700. The average student takes 4.53 years to complete their degree at Murray State.

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26 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
22,211 Total Students

A typical student attending UofL will pay a net price of $16,867. The student loan default rate is 6.50% which is lower than average. In their early career, UofL grads earn an average salary of $34,800.

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Bellarmine University

Louisville
23 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
3,293 Total Students

The average student takes 4.16 years to complete their degree at Bellarmine U. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. This private institution charges an average net price of $23,121.

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Campbellsville University

Campbellsville
23 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
12,771 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.43 years. Graduates earn an average $27,300 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

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Special Education Careers in KY

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Special Education Preschool Teachers 20% $54,460
Interpreters and Translators 11% $44,960
Special Education Teachers 10% $58,190
Special Education Professors 5% $54,930
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 5% $53,850
Middle School Special Education Teachers 5% $53,710

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

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,737
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,238
Educational Administration 835
Curriculum & Instruction 503
Student Counseling 322
General Education 135
Teaching Assistant/Aide 55
Teaching English or French 44

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