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Special Education Schools in Ohio

1,486 students earned Special Ed degrees in Ohio in the 2018-2019 year.

A Special Education major is the 3rd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Special Education Majors in Ohio

Special Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 843
Master’s Degree 416
Post-Master’s Certificate 111
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 111
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 78
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 78
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 18
Associate’s Degree 15
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5

Gender Distribution

In Ohio, a special ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Special Education Majors in OH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of special ed majors in Ohio is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.4%
  • Black or African American: 4.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.0%
  • White: 87.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.7%
  • Other Races: 4.8%
Special Education Majors in OH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Special Education Grads in Ohio

There are 22,290 people in the state and 532,840 people in the nation working in special ed jobs.

Special Education Jobs Nationwide vs. OH

Wages for Special Education Jobs in Ohio

Special Ed grads earn an average of $58,380 in the state and $62,500 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 49 colleges in Ohio that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

250 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
17,733 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,456. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Graduates earn an average $31,500 after graduation.

141 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
39,263 Total Students

57% of the teachers are full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,800 after earning their degree at this institution. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%.

116 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
19,694 Total Students

95% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate of 8.30% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,374.

112 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
17,600 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 50%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,700 a year. It takes the average student 4.76 years to graduate.

110 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
27,716 Total Students

57% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
19,716 Total Students

77% of students get financical aid. Most students complete their degree in 4.17 years. This public school has an average net price of $21,758.

66 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
5,091 Total Students

The 3.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $34,300 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 97% of students receive it.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
31% Graduation Rate
12,110 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $11,595. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
79% Graduation Rate
11,473 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $31,187. It takes the average student 4.24 years to graduate. 67% of the teachers are full time.

#10

Notre Dame College

Cleveland
40 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
1,612 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,800 after earning their degree at this institution. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.00%.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
15,433 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,100 a year. Most students complete their degree in 4.61 years.

Special Education Careers in OH

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title OH Job Growth OH Median Salary
Special Education Teachers 10% $37,450
Interpreters and Translators 10% $52,600
Special Education Preschool Teachers 10% $63,950
Special Education Professors 7% $58,990
Middle School Special Education Teachers 6% $58,480
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 6% $55,080

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

Major Annual Graduates in OH
Teacher Education Grade Specific 3,065
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,618
Educational Administration 967
General Education 773
Student Counseling 415
Curriculum & Instruction 392
Other Education 208
Instructional Media Design 170

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