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Jobs for Special Education Grads in Virginia

In this state, there are 17,950 people employed in jobs related to a special ed degree, compared to 532,840 nationwide.

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Wages for Special Education Jobs in Virginia

In this state, special ed grads earn an average of $66,790. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,500.

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There are 20 colleges in Virginia that offer special ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

Liberty University

Lynchburg
449 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
93,349 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $28,903. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

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389 Degrees in Major Awarded
70% Graduation Rate
38,541 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $21,048. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

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#3

Regent University

Virginia Beach
48 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
10,483 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $15,267. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 74% are considered full time. The student loan default rate is 6.50% which is lower than average.

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#4

James Madison University

Harrisonburg
46 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
21,594 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 2.30% which is lower than average. Graduates earn an average $44,400 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

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42 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
24,286 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $16,493. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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40 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
29,070 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 63%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $22,021. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

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37 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
10,695 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,447. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,400 a year. The average student takes 4.31 years to complete their degree at Radford.

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12 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
2,692 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $34,200 after graduation. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,207.

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9 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
5,457 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $12,645. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

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9 Degrees in Major Awarded
472 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $24,027. 75% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

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Special Education Careers in VA

Some of the careers special ed majors go into include:

Job Title VA Job Growth VA Median Salary
Interpreters and Translators 28% $70,780
Special Education Teachers 15% $77,920
Special Education Professors 12% $57,770
Special Education Preschool Teachers 12% $62,230
Middle School Special Education Teachers 11% $69,210
Kindergarten or Elementary School Special Education Teachers 11% $62,740

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

Major Annual Graduates in VA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,582
Teacher Education Subject Specific 1,379
Educational Administration 1,340
Curriculum & Instruction 1,191
General Education 999
Student Counseling 702
Other Education 239
Teaching English or French 107

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