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Special Education Schools in Kansas

There are 13 schools in the state of Kansas offering special education programs. In 2010, 229 students graduated from programs at Kansas special education schools. 215 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and ten students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

214 students graduate from special education programs in Kansas, on average, per year. More specifically, four students graduated with a degree in special education at the bachelor's level, 215 with a master's level degree, and ten with a degree at the doctorate level.

13 special education schools are located in this state. Out of these, six schools are private, while seven schools are public. While tuition at a private special education school varies from $19,960 to $22,280, tuition at a public special education school varies from $3,942 to $8,733.

Average tuition for special education programs is $11,264. The highest tuition for programs in special education, which is $22,280 every year, is at Baker University, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,942 every year, is at Fort Hays State University.

Schools in this state offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in special education.

Special Education Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

214 students graduate from special education programs in Kansas, on average, per year. More specifically, four students graduated with a degree in special education at the bachelor's level, 215 with a master's level degree, and ten with a degree at the doctorate level.

Special Education Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 10
  • Bachelor 2007: 9
  • Bachelor 2008: 8
  • Bachelor 2009: 7
  • Bachelor 2010: 4
  • Master 2006: 225
  • Master 2007: 217
  • Master 2008: 180
  • Master 2009: 191
  • Master 2010: 215
  • Doctorate 2006: 20
  • Doctorate 2007: 13
  • Doctorate 2008: 11
  • Doctorate 2009: 12
  • Doctorate 2010: 10

Special Education Program Availability in Kansas

Kansas schools offer a total of 15 programs in special education. Of these programs, around 73.3% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level and the doctoral level.

Special Education Program Availability in Kansas

  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 11
  • Doctorate: 2

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35170
  • 25th Percentile: 39930
  • Median: 45910
  • 75th Percentile: 53660
  • 90th Percentile: 62510

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36570
  • 25th Percentile: 41980
  • Median: 48170
  • 75th Percentile: 57040
  • 90th Percentile: 66460

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34440
  • 25th Percentile: 39850
  • Median: 46210
  • 75th Percentile: 54510
  • 90th Percentile: 63410

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36770
  • Median Salary 2007: 38010
  • Median Salary 2008: 42270
  • Median Salary 2009: 44510
  • Median Salary 2010: 45910
  • Total Employed 2006: 750
  • Total Employed 2007: 770
  • Total Employed 2008: 840
  • Total Employed 2009: 880
  • Total Employed 2010: 860

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39050
  • Median Salary 2007: 40440
  • Median Salary 2008: 45220
  • Median Salary 2009: 46420
  • Median Salary 2010: 48170
  • Total Employed 2006: 1140
  • Total Employed 2007: 1180
  • Total Employed 2008: 1440
  • Total Employed 2009: 1520
  • Total Employed 2010: 1330

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38890
  • Median Salary 2007: 40270
  • Median Salary 2008: 43450
  • Median Salary 2009: 44910
  • Median Salary 2010: 46210
  • Total Employed 2006: 2220
  • Total Employed 2007: 2270
  • Total Employed 2008: 2320
  • Total Employed 2009: 2420
  • Total Employed 2010: 2380

Kansas vs National Special Education Employment

Kansas vs National Special Education Employment

  • Employed in Kansas: 0.975% (4570)

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1. Benedictine College

1020 N 2nd St
Atchison, KS 66002-1499
(913) 367-5340

Benedictine College is in town of Atchison, Kansas and it offers one special education program. 1,909 students seek degrees in 42 programs at this school, overall. In terms of programs, BC is the biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education.

2. The University of Saint Mary

4100 S 4th St Trafficway
Leavenworth, KS 66048-5082
(913) 682-5151

The University of Saint Mary is in town of Leavenworth, Kansas and Saint Mary offers one special education program. Overall, 989 students seek degrees in 38 Saint Mary programs. Saint Mary is the ninth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education in terms of programs.

3. Baker University

618 Eighth Street
Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
(800) 873-4282

Baker University offers one special education program and it is located in Baldwin City, KS. Baker is a 4-year institution. This liberal arts college ranks eighth in terms of enrollment in the state of Kansas.

4. Fort Hays State University

600 Park St
Hays, KS 67601-4099
(785) 628-4000

Fort Hays State University offers one special education program. It is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education.

5. Emporia State University

1200 Commercial
Emporia, KS 66801-5087
(620) 341-1200

Emporia State University offers one special education program. 6,262 students seek degrees in 69 ESU programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks seventh in the state of Kansas.

6. MidAmerica Nazarene University

2030 E College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
(913) 782-3750

MidAmerica Nazarene University offers one program in special education and this school is in the suburbs of Olathe, Kansas. MNU is a 4-year institution.

7. Southwestern College

100 College Street
Winfield, KS 67156-6224
(620) 229-6000

Southwestern College is located in Winfield, KS and it offers one special education program. SC is a 4-year institution. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education programs.

8. The University of Kansas

The University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045
(785) 864-2700

The University of Kansas, which is near the center of the city, is located in Lawrence, KS. This university offers two programs in special education. Specifically, students are offered one master's level special education degree by KU and one doctorate level special education degree. It is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Kansas. In terms of programs, KU is the second biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education.

9. Pittsburg State University

1701 S Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-7000

Pittsburg State University offers one program in special education. This school is one of 34 public post-secondary institutions in Kansas. This medium-sized school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education.

10. Washburn University

1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka, KS 66621-0001
(785) 670-1010

Washburn University, which is 1.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Topeka, KS and WU offers one program in special education. Washburn is one of 34 public post-secondary institutions in Kansas. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education.

11. Tabor College

400 S Jefferson
Hillsboro, KS 67063-1799
(620) 947-3121x1056

Tabor College offers one special education program and it is in town of Hillsboro, Kansas. 669 students pursue degrees in 53 programs at Tabor, overall. It is the second largest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education.

12. Kansas State University

Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
(785) 532-6250

Kansas State University is located in Manhattan, KS. It offers two special education programs. Of those, students are offered one degree at the master's level in special education by this university and one degree at the doctorate level in special education. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, K-State is the largest institution in the state of Kansas offering special education.

13. Wichita State University

1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260-0124
(316) 978-3456

Wichita State University is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one special education program. 14,577 students pursue degrees in 131 programs at this university, overall. WSU is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in special education.