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Special Education Schools in Nebraska

There are eight schools in the state of Nebraska offering special education programs. 171 students graduated from programs at Nebraska special education schools in 2010. 102 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 68 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 180 students graduate from special education programs in this state each year. Of those, one student graduated with special education certificates, 102 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 68 with a master's level degree.

Eight special education schools are in this state. Out of these, while three schools are private, five schools are public. While tuition at a private special education school varies from $22,170 to $23,474, tuition at a public special education school varies from $5,071 to $7,224.

Average tuition for programs in special education is $10,920. The lowest tuition in Nebraska, which is $5,071 each year, is at Wayne State College, while the highest tuition for special education programs, which is $23,474 every year, is at Nebraska Wesleyan University.

Special education schools in Nebraska offer certificates, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Special Education Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

On average, 180 students graduate from special education programs in this state each year. Of those, one student graduated with special education certificates, 102 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 68 with a master's level degree.

Special Education Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 102
  • Bachelor 2007: 108
  • Bachelor 2008: 102
  • Bachelor 2009: 115
  • Bachelor 2010: 102
  • Master 2006: 98
  • Master 2007: 89
  • Master 2008: 87
  • Master 2009: 75
  • Master 2010: 68

Special Education Program Availability in Nebraska

Nebraska schools offer a total of 17 special education programs. Of these programs, 58.8% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level.

Special Education Program Availability in Nebraska

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 10
  • Master: 6

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34480
  • 25th Percentile: 40250
  • Median: 49600
  • 75th Percentile: 63140
  • 90th Percentile: 84270

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33380
  • 25th Percentile: 39670
  • Median: 48420
  • 75th Percentile: 58570
  • 90th Percentile: 73930

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 32570
  • 25th Percentile: 37920
  • Median: 45900
  • 75th Percentile: 56210
  • 90th Percentile: 70410

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39160
  • Median Salary 2007: 42530
  • Median Salary 2008: 43630
  • Median Salary 2009: 44030
  • Median Salary 2010: 49600
  • Total Employed 2006: 710
  • Total Employed 2007: 570
  • Total Employed 2008: 620
  • Total Employed 2009: 640
  • Total Employed 2010: 600

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40210
  • Median Salary 2007: 43040
  • Median Salary 2008: 44770
  • Median Salary 2009: 45620
  • Median Salary 2010: 48420
  • Total Employed 2006: 850
  • Total Employed 2007: 790
  • Total Employed 2008: 810
  • Total Employed 2009: 830
  • Total Employed 2010: 780

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40780
  • Median Salary 2007: 40380
  • Median Salary 2008: 42160
  • Median Salary 2009: 42500
  • Median Salary 2010: 45900
  • Total Employed 2006: 1520
  • Total Employed 2007: 1500
  • Total Employed 2008: 1540
  • Total Employed 2009: 1660
  • Total Employed 2010: 1590

Nebraska vs National Special Education Employment

Nebraska vs National Special Education Employment

  • Employed in Nebraska: 0.633% (2970)

Special Education Schools in Nebraska

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1. Wayne State College

1111 Main St
Wayne, NE 68787
(402) 375-7000

Wayne State College offers two programs in special education. Of those, it offers students one bachelor's level degree in special education and one master's level special education degree. This school is a public 4-year institution.

2. Doane College - Crete

1014 Boswell Avenue
Crete, NE 68333
(402) 826-2161

Doane College-Crete offers one program in special education. This school is a 4-year institution. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering special education programs.

3. York College

1125 E 8th St
York, NE 68467-2699
(402) 363-5600

York College is a 4-year research institution, founded in 1890. YC is in York, NE. YC offers subjects including business administration and elementary education. It offers one associates level degree and 34 degrees at the bachelors level to students. In 2010, 478 students pursued degrees from the 35 programs at YC. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits YC. It is one of 4 research universities in Nebraska.

4. Hastings College

710 N Turner Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
(402) 463-2402

Hastings College offers two programs in special education. Of those, students are offered one special education degree at the bachelor's level by it and one special education degree at the master's level. It is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska. It is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering special education.

5. The University of Nebraska at Kearney

905 W 25th St
Kearney, NE 68849-1212
(308) 865-8441

The University of Nebraska at Kearney offers two programs in special education. Specifically, it offers one bachelor's level degree in special education to students and one master's level special education degree. It is a public 4-year institution. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering special education in terms of programs.

6. Chadron State College

1000 Main St
Chadron, NE 69337-2690
(308) 432-6000

Chadron State College offers one program in special education. CSC is a public 4-year institution. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering special education.

7. Creighton University

2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178
(402) 280-2700

Creighton University is a 4-year research institution, founded in 1878. CU, which is 2.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Omaha, NE. Creighton is the the fourth oldest and the sixth biggest institution in the state of Nebraska. CU offers subjects such as teaching, acting, and communications. CU offers 21 certificates, seven associates level degrees, 50 degrees at the bachelors level, 28 masters level degrees, and ten doctoral level degrees to students. 7,662 students sought degrees from the 81 programs at this mid-sized university in 2010. This university is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. It is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Nebraska.

8. Nebraska Wesleyan University

5000 St Paul Ave
Lincoln, NE 68504-2794
(402) 466-2371

Nebraska Wesleyan University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lincoln, NE and NWU offers one program in special education. This school is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering programs in special education.

9. The University of Nebraska at Omaha

6001 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68182-0225
(402) 554-2800

The University of Nebraska at Omaha is near the center of the city. UN Omaha offers four special education programs. Of those, UNO offers students two degrees at the bachelor's level in special education and two master's level degrees in special education. Overall, 14,665 students pursue degrees in 136 University of Nebraska at Omaha programs. UNO is the biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering special education in terms of programs.

10. The University of Nebraska - Lincoln

14th and R St
Lincoln, NE 68588
(402) 472-7211

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is near the center of the city. This university offers four special education programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in special education by Nebraska, two bachelor's level degrees in special education, and one special education degree at the master's level. Overall, 24,610 students seek degrees in 248 University of Nebraska-Lincoln programs. It is the oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering special education programs.