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Jobs for Special Education Grads in Mississippi

4,600 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 Mississippi

A typical salary for a special ed grad in the state is $48,800, compared to a typical salary of $62,500 nationwide.

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There are 16 colleges in Mississippi that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

143 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
5,472 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $13,000. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. The 8.80% student loan default rate is lower than average.

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57 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
4,667 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,186. 49% of the teachers are full time.

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Mississippi State University

Mississippi State
35 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
22,986 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,173. It takes the average student 4.50 years to graduate. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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27 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
14,606 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 9.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. 99% of the teachers are full time.

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10 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
21,014 Total Students

87% of students get financical aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.34 years. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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8 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
2,999 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $29,100 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,132.

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6 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
6,921 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Graduates earn an average $25,100 after graduation. 67% of the teachers are full time.

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5 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,677 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,100 after graduation. 63% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid.

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4 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,696 Total Students

A typical student attending ICC will pay a net price of $5,107. 50% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

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3 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,243 Total Students

In their early career, Northeast Mississippi Community College grads earn an average salary of $23,500. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. A typical student attending Northeast Mississippi Community College will pay a net price of $8,307.

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Special Education Careers in MS

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title MS Job Growth MS Median Salary
Interpreters and Translators 11% $49,050
Special Education Professors 8% $47,670
Middle School Special Education Teachers 8% $47,340
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 7% $45,420

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

Major Annual Graduates in MS
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,317
Educational Administration 709
Teacher Education Subject Specific 641
General Education 265
Student Counseling 165
Curriculum & Instruction 145
Other Education 94
Instructional Media Design 40

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