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Jobs for Special Education Grads in New Mexico

There are 3,530 people in the state and 532,840 people in the nation working in special ed jobs.

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Wages for Special Education Jobs in New Mexico

Special Ed grads earn an average of $51,050 in the state and $62,500 nationwide.

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There are 11 colleges in New Mexico that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
47% Graduation Rate
14,227 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,800 a year. It takes the average student 4.68 years to graduate.

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44 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
2,777 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,661. It takes the average student 4.60 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.00%.

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42 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
22,311 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 96% get financial aid. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,446. It takes the average student 4.55 years to graduate.

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37 Degrees in Major Awarded
21,398 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $3,429. In their early career, CNM grads earn an average salary of $24,400. Of all the students who attend this school, 84% get financial aid.

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24 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
5,266 Total Students

A typical student attending ENMU - Main Campus will pay a net price of $9,516. It takes the average student 4.41 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $25,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

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23 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,459 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,020. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,900 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

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14 Degrees in Major Awarded
23% Graduation Rate
2,896 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.61 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 40% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

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11 Degrees in Major Awarded
18% Graduation Rate
904 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. An average student at USW will pay a net price of $20,850. 92% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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3 Degrees in Major Awarded
11% Graduation Rate
1,234 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. 99% of students get financical aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

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San Juan College

Farmington
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,240 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $6,115. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,400 a year.

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Special Education Careers in NM

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Interpreters and Translators 15% $57,200
Special Education Teachers 6% $58,050
Special Education Professors 5% $53,670
Middle School Special Education Teachers 4% $46,500
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 4% $48,870

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,059
Teacher Education Subject Specific 306
General Education 252
Student Counseling 176
Educational Administration 151
Teaching Assistant/Aide 65
Curriculum & Instruction 56
Education Philosophy 45

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