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Special Education Schools in Louisiana

There are 11 schools in the state of Louisiana offering special education programs. In 2010, 156 students graduated with degrees from Louisiana special education schools. 118 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 35 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

134 students graduate from special education programs in this state, on average, per year. Out of those, 35 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in special education, 118 with a master's level degree, and three with a doctorate level degree.

11 special education schools are located in this southern state. And out of these, while one school is private, ten schools are public. While tuition at a public special education school varies from $3,987 to $5,764, tuition at a private special education school is $17,100.

Average tuition for special education programs is $5,442. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,987 each year, is at McNeese State University, while the highest tuition for special education programs, which is $17,100 every year, is at the Xavier University of Louisiana.

Special education schools in Louisiana offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Special Education Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

134 students graduate from special education programs in this state, on average, per year. Out of those, 35 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in special education, 118 with a master's level degree, and three with a doctorate level degree.

Special Education Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 56
  • Bachelor 2007: 39
  • Bachelor 2008: 24
  • Bachelor 2009: 37
  • Bachelor 2010: 35
  • Master 2006: 106
  • Master 2007: 110
  • Master 2008: 87
  • Master 2009: 86
  • Master 2010: 118
  • Doctorate 2006: 1
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 1
  • Doctorate 2010: 3

Special Education Program Availability in Louisiana

Louisiana schools offer a total of 26 programs in special education. Of these programs, approximately 65% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level and the doctoral level.

Special Education Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 17
  • Doctorate: 2

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38760
  • 25th Percentile: 42050
  • Median: 47400
  • 75th Percentile: 54700
  • 90th Percentile: 59310

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38610
  • 25th Percentile: 42950
  • Median: 48360
  • 75th Percentile: 54130
  • 90th Percentile: 60650

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 38510
  • 25th Percentile: 41990
  • Median: 47480
  • 75th Percentile: 54260
  • 90th Percentile: 58940

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38390
  • Median Salary 2007: 40840
  • Median Salary 2008: 45770
  • Median Salary 2009: 46580
  • Median Salary 2010: 47400
  • Total Employed 2006: 1230
  • Total Employed 2007: 430
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 860
  • Total Employed 2010: 1330

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39680
  • Median Salary 2007: 41530
  • Median Salary 2008: 44020
  • Median Salary 2009: 45720
  • Median Salary 2010: 48360
  • Total Employed 2006: 4400
  • Total Employed 2007: 6890
  • Total Employed 2008: 7980
  • Total Employed 2009: 6680
  • Total Employed 2010: 4310

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37820
  • Median Salary 2007: 38400
  • Median Salary 2008: 42280
  • Median Salary 2009: 45840
  • Median Salary 2010: 47480
  • Total Employed 2006: 3710
  • Total Employed 2007: 1700
  • Total Employed 2008: 1340
  • Total Employed 2009: 2220
  • Total Employed 2010: 3990

Louisiana vs National Special Education Employment

Louisiana vs National Special Education Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 2.054% (9630)

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1. The University of Louisiana - Monroe

700 University Avenue
Monroe, LA 71209-0000
(318) 342-1000

The University of Louisiana-Monroe is near the center of the city and it offers one program in special education. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

2. The University of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
(504) 280-6000

The University of New Orleans is near the center of the city. UNO offers five special education programs. Out of those, UNO offers students four master's level special education degrees and one doctorate level special education degree. This university is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana.

3. Grambling State University

403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 247-3811

Founded in 1901, Grambling State University is a historically black, public, 4-year institution. This school is located in Grambling, LA. GSU is the 15th largest institution in the state of Louisiana. GSU offers subjects including social work and forensic accounting. It offers students two certificates, three associates level degrees, 44 degrees at the bachelors level, 14 masters level degrees, and one degree at the doctoral level. 4,994 students pursued degrees from the 57 programs at GSU in 2010. This school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. This school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

4. The Xavier University of Louisiana

One Drexel Drive
New Orleans, LA 70125-1098
(504) 486-7411

The Xavier University of Louisiana offers two special education programs. More specifically, this school offers one degree at the bachelor's level in special education to students and one special education degree at the master's level. XULA, which is near the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA. It is a historically black 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the eighth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering special education.

5. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Louisiana State University and Agricultural &
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
(225) 578-3202

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Offers two special education programs. Students are offered two master's level special education degrees by it. This university, which is near the center of the city, is located in Baton Rouge, LA. 29,451 students pursue degrees in 207 Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College programs, overall. It is the oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in special education.

6. Louisiana Tech University

305 Wisteria
Ruston, LA 71272
(318) 257-2000

Louisiana Tech University is located in town of Ruston, Louisiana. It offers four programs in special education. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in special education by it and three special education degrees at the master's level. 11,743 students seek degrees in 126 Tech programs, overall. This university is the largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering special education in terms of programs.

7. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

College Ave
Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
(318) 357-6011

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is located in town of Natchitoches, Louisiana and it offers one program in special education. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. This school is the seventh largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering special education in terms of programs.

8. The University of Louisiana - Lafayette

104 University Circle
Lafayette, LA 70503
(377) 482-1000

The University of Louisiana-Lafayette is 1.2 miles from the center of the city. This university offers two special education programs. Specifically, it offers one special education degree at the bachelor's level to students and one degree at the master's level in special education. It is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. UL Lafayette is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering special education programs.

9. Southern University and A & M College

Southern Branch Post Office
Baton Rouge, LA 70813
(225) 771-4500

Southern University and A & M College, which is 5.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Baton Rouge, LA. It offers three programs in special education. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level special education degree by it, one master's level degree in special education, and one special education degree at the doctorate level. Overall, 6,897 students pursue degrees in 85 Southern University and A & M College programs. This university is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering special education in terms of programs.

10. Louisiana College

1140 College Dr
Pineville, LA 71359
(318) 487-7011

Louisiana College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1906. It is located in the suburbs of Pineville, Louisiana. This liberal arts college offers one associates level degree, 60 degrees at the bachelors level, and one masters level degree to students. In 2010, 1,893 students sought degrees from the 62 programs at LC. It offers subjects such as english and liberal arts. LC is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. It is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in Louisiana.

11. McNeese State University

4205 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
(337) 475-5000

McNeese State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lake Charles, LA. It offers two programs in special education. Specifically, this school offers one bachelor's level degree in special education to students and one special education degree at the master's level. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. In terms of programs, this school is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering special education.

12. Nicholls State University

University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655

Nicholls State University, which is 1.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Thibodaux, LA and it offers one special education program. Nicholls is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering special education in terms of programs.

13. Southeastern Louisiana University

548 Western Ave.
Hammond, LA 70402
(985) 549-2000

Southeastern Louisiana University is in Hammond, LA. This school offers three programs in special education. Specifically, this school offers students one bachelor's level degree in special education and two special education degrees at the master's level. This school is a public 4-year institution.