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Special Education Schools in Oklahoma

173 students earned Special Ed degrees in Oklahoma in the 2018-2019 year.

A Special Education major is the 5th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Special Education Majors in Oklahoma

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 72
Master’s Degree 63
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 35
Post-Master’s Certificate 35
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3

Gender Distribution

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

Special Education Majors in OK Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 2.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 4.6%
  • White: 69.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 20.2%
Special Education Majors in OK Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Special Education Grads in Oklahoma

5,030 people in the state and 532,840 in the nation are employed in jobs related to special ed.

Special Education Jobs Nationwide vs. OK

Wages for Special Education Jobs in Oklahoma

A typical salary for a special ed grad in the state is $41,390, compared to a typical salary of $62,500 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in Oklahoma that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

75 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
28,079 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $20,780. Graduates earn an average $42,400 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.80%.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
14,821 Total Students

83% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. 100% of the teachers are full time.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
7,517 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.87 years. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,463.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
33% Graduation Rate
4,961 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.68 years to graduate. The 9.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
3,613 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. 85% of students get financical aid. 100% of the teachers are full time.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
1,868 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 72%. This private school has an average net price of $18,173. The 9.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
40% Graduation Rate
800 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,500 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. 63% of the teachers are full time.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
5,049 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $31,700 after graduation. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,508. 95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
4,160 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. The 9.40% student loan default rate is lower than average.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
1,970 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,408. In their early career, NWOSU grads earn an average salary of $32,500.

Special Education Careers in OK

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title OK Job Growth OK Median Salary
Special Education Preschool Teachers 18% $40,750
Special Education Teachers 12% $36,270
Interpreters and Translators 11% $30,200
Middle School Special Education Teachers 7% $41,810
Special Education Professors 7% $43,560
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 6% $41,790

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

Major Annual Graduates in OK
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,282
Teacher Education Subject Specific 611
Educational Administration 427
General Education 250
Student Counseling 123
Instructional Media Design 60
Curriculum & Instruction 46
Educational Assessment 35

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