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Special Education Schools in Nevada

There are seven schools in the state of Nevada offering special education programs. 315 students graduated from programs at Nevada special education schools in 2010. 193 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 57 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

327 students graduate from special education programs in Nevada, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from special education programs. More specifically, 16 students graduated with certificates in special education, 38 with an associate's level degree, 57 with a bachelor's level degree, 193 with a degree at the master's level, and 11 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Seven special education schools are located in this state. Of these, five schools are public, while two schools are private. While private special education school tuition is $10,500, tuition at a public special education school varies from $2,243 to $5,808.

Average tuition for programs in special education is $5,159. While the highest tuition for programs in special education, which is $10,500 each year, is at the University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $2,243 each year, is at Western Nevada College.

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

Special Education Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

327 students graduate from special education programs in Nevada, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from special education programs. More specifically, 16 students graduated with certificates in special education, 38 with an associate's level degree, 57 with a bachelor's level degree, 193 with a degree at the master's level, and 11 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Special Education Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 18
  • Certificate 2007: 22
  • Certificate 2008: 11
  • Certificate 2009: 16
  • Certificate 2010: 16
  • Associate 2006: 16
  • Associate 2007: 29
  • Associate 2008: 34
  • Associate 2009: 36
  • Associate 2010: 38
  • Bachelor 2006: 81
  • Bachelor 2007: 78
  • Bachelor 2008: 61
  • Bachelor 2009: 60
  • Bachelor 2010: 57
  • Master 2006: 167
  • Master 2007: 169
  • Master 2008: 231
  • Master 2009: 178
  • Master 2010: 193
  • Doctorate 2006: 3
  • Doctorate 2007: 12
  • Doctorate 2008: 3
  • Doctorate 2009: 9
  • Doctorate 2010: 11

Special Education Program Availability in Nevada

Schools in this state offer a total of 14 special education programs. Of these programs, 28.6% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Special Education Program Availability in Nevada

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 2

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38470
  • 25th Percentile: 44210
  • Median: 51620
  • 75th Percentile: 61240
  • 90th Percentile: 70830

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37780
  • 25th Percentile: 44010
  • Median: 51690
  • 75th Percentile: 60480
  • 90th Percentile: 67530

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 35700
  • 25th Percentile: 42680
  • Median: 49960
  • 75th Percentile: 59620
  • 90th Percentile: 67760

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41550
  • Median Salary 2007: 42870
  • Median Salary 2008: 49410
  • Median Salary 2009: 50990
  • Median Salary 2010: 51620
  • Total Employed 2006: 750
  • Total Employed 2007: 720
  • Total Employed 2008: 390
  • Total Employed 2009: 370
  • Total Employed 2010: 350

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43410
  • Median Salary 2007: 45800
  • Median Salary 2008: 49920
  • Median Salary 2009: 50640
  • Median Salary 2010: 51690
  • Total Employed 2006: 1000
  • Total Employed 2007: 1060
  • Total Employed 2008: 500
  • Total Employed 2009: 510
  • Total Employed 2010: 420

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42620
  • Median Salary 2007: 44830
  • Median Salary 2008: 47970
  • Median Salary 2009: 49190
  • Median Salary 2010: 49960
  • Total Employed 2006: 1320
  • Total Employed 2007: 1540
  • Total Employed 2008: 1180
  • Total Employed 2009: 1110
  • Total Employed 2010: 950

Nevada vs National Special Education Employment

Nevada vs National Special Education Employment

  • Employed in Nevada: 0.367% (1720)

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1. Western Nevada College

2201 West College Parkway
Carson City, NV 89703-7399
(775) 445-3000

Western Nevada College, which is very close to Carson City, Nevada, is in a rural area and Western offers one program in special education. 5,207 students pursue degrees in 57 programs at this public school, overall. It is the third largest institution in the state of Nevada offering special education.

2. Nevada State College

1125 Nevada State Drive
Henderson, NV 89002
(702) 992-2000

Nevada State College is in Henderson, Nevada, where students can enjoy a rural setting. NSC offers two special education programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level special education degrees by this school. It is one of 7 public post-secondary institutions in Nevada. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering special education.

3. The University of Phoenix - Northern Nevada

10345 Professional Cir- Ste 200
Reno, NV 89251-5862
(775) 828-7999

The University of Phoenix-Northern Nevada, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Reno, NV and it offers one program in special education. It is a for-profit 4-year institution. Phoenix is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering programs in special education.

4. The University of Nevada - Reno

University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 89557
(775) 784-1110

The University of Nevada-Reno is 0.6 miles from the center of the city. It offers three programs in special education. More specifically, Nevada offers students one special education degree at the bachelor's level, one master's level special education degree, and one doctorate level degree in special education. 17,680 students pursue degrees in 176 University of Nevada-Reno programs, overall. In terms of programs, this university is the second largest institution in the state of Nevada offering special education.

5. The University of Phoenix - Las Vegas

7455 W Washington Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89128-4340
(702) 638-7279

The University of Phoenix-Las Vegas offers one program in special education and Phoenix is near the center of the city. Overall, 2,811 students pursue degrees in 38 UOPX programs. Phoenix is the third oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering special education programs.

6. The University of Nevada - Las Vegas

4505 S Maryland Pky
Las Vegas, NV 89154
(702) 895-3011

The University of Nevada-Las Vegas offers four programs in special education. Out of those, this university offers students one special education certificate, one special education degree at the bachelor's level, one special education degree at the master's level, and one degree at the doctorate level in special education. It is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 28,203 students pursue degrees in 218 UNLV programs. It is the largest institution in the state of Nevada offering special education in terms of programs.

7. The College of Southern Nevada

6375 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89146-1164
(702) 651-5000

The College of Southern Nevada, which is 4.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Las Vegas, NV. CSN offers two programs in special education. Students are offered two special education degrees at the associate's level by CSN. 42,747 students pursue degrees in 133 College of Southern Nevada programs, overall. CSN is the largest institution in the state of Nevada offering special education in terms of programs.