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Jobs for Special Education Grads in New York

55,340 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 New York

In this state, special ed grads earn an average of $83,010. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,500.

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There are 69 colleges in New York that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Touro College

New York
551 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
11,699 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,000 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1. 42% of the teachers are full time.

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#2

Hunter College

New York
309 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
24,052 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.00% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 31% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

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263 Degrees in Major Awarded

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student loan default rate of 4.20% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This private institution charges an average net price of $17,036.

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#4

LIU Post

Brookville
237 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
15,066 Total Students

10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $25,767. It takes the average student 4.47 years to graduate.

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175 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
1,129 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,531. The student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.

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#6

Brooklyn College

Brooklyn
155 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
17,735 Total Students

In their early career, Brooklyn College grads earn an average salary of $33,400. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. A typical student attending Brooklyn College will pay a net price of $2,683.

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#7

Daemen College

Amherst
148 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
2,536 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $17,928. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $39,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

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138 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
12,835 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.80%. Most students complete their degree in 4.26 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 96% of students receive it.

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105 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
20,143 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.70%. The full-time teacher rate is 44%. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

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89 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
2,408 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.80%. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

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Special Education Careers in NY

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Special Education Preschool Teachers 21% $67,020
Interpreters and Translators 18% $64,460
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 7% $72,570
Special Education Professors 5% $77,400
Middle School Special Education Teachers 5% $79,230

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Teacher Education Grade Specific 5,104
Teacher Education Subject Specific 5,022
Teaching Assistant/Aide 3,091
Educational Administration 3,091
Teaching English or French 1,069
Student Counseling 945
General Education 567
Multilingual Education 443

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