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Special Education Schools in New Jersey

There are 17 schools in the state of New Jersey offering special education programs. In 2010, 699 students graduated from programs at New Jersey special education schools. 456 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 211 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

668 students graduate from programs in this state in special education, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from special education programs. Specifically, 25 students graduated with special education certificates, seven with an associate's level degree, 211 with a bachelor's level degree, and 456 with a degree at the master's level.

17 special education schools are in this state. Of these, eight schools are public, while nine schools are private. While tuition at a public special education school varies from $9,250 to $13,293, tuition at a private special education school varies from $25,602 to $31,890.

Average tuition for special education programs is $19,207. While the lowest tuition in New Jersey, which is $9,250 per year, is at New Jersey City University, the highest tuition for programs in special education, which is $31,890 per year, is at Seton Hall University.

New Jersey special education schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Special Education Program Completions in New Jersey 2006 - 2010

668 students graduate from programs in this state in special education, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from special education programs. Specifically, 25 students graduated with special education certificates, seven with an associate's level degree, 211 with a bachelor's level degree, and 456 with a degree at the master's level.

Special Education Program Completions in New Jersey 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 31
  • Certificate 2007: 9
  • Certificate 2008: 18
  • Certificate 2009: 27
  • Certificate 2010: 25
  • Associate 2006: 10
  • Associate 2007: 7
  • Associate 2008: 9
  • Associate 2009: 5
  • Associate 2010: 7
  • Bachelor 2006: 495
  • Bachelor 2007: 286
  • Bachelor 2008: 203
  • Bachelor 2009: 174
  • Bachelor 2010: 211
  • Master 2006: 472
  • Master 2007: 455
  • Master 2008: 406
  • Master 2009: 437
  • Master 2010: 456
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 1
  • Doctorate 2010: 0

Special Education Program Availability in New Jersey

New Jersey schools offer a total of 34 programs in special education. Of these programs, close to 52.9% are programs at the master's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Special Education Program Availability in New Jersey

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 18
  • Doctorate: 1

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44280
  • 25th Percentile: 49540
  • Median: 57120
  • 75th Percentile: 73630
  • 90th Percentile: 87520

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45770
  • 25th Percentile: 52410
  • Median: 63080
  • 75th Percentile: 80770
  • 90th Percentile: 94850

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 42810
  • 25th Percentile: 49780
  • Median: 59570
  • 75th Percentile: 76860
  • 90th Percentile: 90640

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51220
  • Median Salary 2007: 53610
  • Median Salary 2008: 53980
  • Median Salary 2009: 56110
  • Median Salary 2010: 57120
  • Total Employed 2006: 4590
  • Total Employed 2007: 4750
  • Total Employed 2008: 5030
  • Total Employed 2009: 5410
  • Total Employed 2010: 5020

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55530
  • Median Salary 2007: 58990
  • Median Salary 2008: 61890
  • Median Salary 2009: 63350
  • Median Salary 2010: 63080
  • Total Employed 2006: 5520
  • Total Employed 2007: 5450
  • Total Employed 2008: 5320
  • Total Employed 2009: 5490
  • Total Employed 2010: 5150

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52090
  • Median Salary 2007: 52510
  • Median Salary 2008: 54250
  • Median Salary 2009: 56060
  • Median Salary 2010: 59570
  • Total Employed 2006: 9460
  • Total Employed 2007: 9630
  • Total Employed 2008: 10180
  • Total Employed 2009: 10340
  • Total Employed 2010: 11660

New Jersey vs National Special Education Employment

New Jersey vs National Special Education Employment

  • Employed in New Jersey: 4.656% (21830)

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1. The Artistic Academy of Hair Design

301 Gibraltar Drive- Suite 1-A
Morris Plains, NJ 7950
(973) 656-1401x0

The Artistic Academy of Hair Design is in the suburbs of Morris Plains, New Jersey and it offers one special education program. It is one of 72 vocational schools in New Jersey. It is the seventh biggest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education.

2. Centenary College

400 Jefferson St
Hackettstown, NJ 7840
(908) 852-1400

Centenary College is in the suburbs of Hackettstown, New Jersey and this school offers one special education program. This school is a 4-year institution. This small school is the eighth oldest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education programs.

3. Caldwell College

120 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006-6195
(973) 618-3000

Caldwell College offers one program in special education and Caldwekk is in the suburbs of Caldwell, New Jersey. 2,290 students seek degrees in 30 programs at Caldwekk, overall.

4. Felician College

262 S Main St
Lodi, NJ 7644
(201) 559-6000

Felician College is located in the suburbs of Lodi, New Jersey and it offers one special education program. In terms of programs, this small school is the third largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education.

5. The William Paterson University of New Jersey

300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, NJ 7470
(973) 720-2000

The William Paterson University of New Jersey offers one special education program and this university is in the suburbs of Wayne, New Jersey. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university ranks seventh in terms of enrollment in the state of New Jersey.

6. Seton Hall University

400 S Orange Ave
South Orange, NJ 07079-2697
(973) 761-9000

Seton Hall University is in the suburbs of South Orange, New Jersey and this university offers one program in special education. 9,836 students pursue degrees in 108 Seton Hall University programs, overall. This research university is the fifth largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education in terms of programs.

7. Gloucester County College

1400 Tanyard Road
Sewell, NJ 8080
(856) 468-5000

Gloucester County College is located in the suburbs of Sewell, New Jersey and it offers one program in special education. Overall, 6,609 students pursue degrees in 33 Gloucester County College programs. This college is the largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education.

8. New Jersey City University

2039 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 7305
(201) 200-2000

New Jersey City University is in the suburbs of Jersey City, New Jersey. It offers three special education programs. Out of those, it offers one degree at the bachelor's level in special education to students and two master's level special education degrees. Overall, 8,517 students seek degrees in 47 NJCU programs. This university is the fourth biggest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education in terms of programs.

9. Rutgers University - New Brunswick

83 Somerset St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1281
(732) 932-1766

Rutgers University-New Brunswick is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in special education. Out of those, this large university offers one master's level special education degree to students and one special education degree at the doctorate level. 38,912 students pursue degrees in 239 programs at this university, overall. It is the largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education.

10. Rider University

2083 Lawrence Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-3099
(609) 896-5000

Rider University is located in the suburbs of Lawrenceville, New Jersey and this university offers one special education program. It is one of 16 research universities in New Jersey. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of New Jersey offering programs in special education.

11. Rowan University

201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, NJ 8028
(856) 256-4000

Rowan University offers two special education programs. It offers two special education degrees at the master's level to students. Rowan is located in the suburbs of Glassboro, New Jersey. This mid-sized university is one of 16 research universities in New Jersey.

12. Monmouth University

400 Cedar Ave
West Long Branch, NJ 07764-1898
(732) 571-3400

Monmouth University is located in the suburbs of West Long Branch, New Jersey. It offers three programs in special education. Specifically, Monmouth offers one certificate in special education to students, one special education degree at the bachelor's level, and one master's level special education degree. 6,506 students seek degrees in 69 MU programs, overall.

13. Kean University

1000 Morris Ave
Union, NJ 07083-0411
(908) 737-5326

Kean University is located in the suburbs of Union, New Jersey. Kean offers four special education programs. Of those, Kean offers two degrees at the bachelor's level in special education to students and two special education degrees at the master's level. Overall, 15,939 students pursue degrees in 80 Kean University programs. This large university is the second largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education in terms of programs.

14. Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan

1000 River Rd
Teaneck, NJ 7666
(201) 692-2000

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan offers one special education program and this university is located in the suburbs of Teaneck, New Jersey. 9,105 students pursue degrees in 81 programs at this research university, overall. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education in terms of programs.

15. Georgian Court University

900 Lakewood Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701-2697
(732) 987-2200

Georgian Court University is in the suburbs of Lakewood, New Jersey and it offers one program in special education. 2,885 students pursue degrees in 46 programs at Georgian Court, overall. This university is the fifth largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education.

16. The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Jim Leeds Rd
Pomona, NJ 08240-0195
(609) 652-1776

Founded in 1969, the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey is a public 4-year institution. It is located in Pomona, New Jersey, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Stockton offers subjects such as social work and criminal justice. It offers 29 bachelors level degrees, 12 masters level degrees, and one doctoral level degree to students. In 2010, 7,879 students pursued degrees from the 38 programs at this school. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this school. This public school is one of 38 public post-secondary institutions in New Jersey.

17. The College of New Jersey

2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718
(609) 771-1855

The College of New Jersey offers six special education programs. Of those, students are offered two certificates in special education by this school, two bachelor's level special education degrees, and two special education degrees at the master's level. It is located in the suburbs of Ewing, New Jersey. 7,115 students pursue degrees in 76 programs at TCNJ, overall. In terms of programs, TCNJ is the largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering special education.

18. Montclair State University

1 Normal Avenue - 855 Valley Road
Montclair, NJ 07043-1624
(973) 655-4000

Montclair State University offers four programs in special education. Specifically, this university offers students one certificate in special education and three master's level degrees in special education. It is located in the suburbs of Montclair, New Jersey. Overall, 18,402 students pursue degrees in 118 Montclair programs. MSU is the tenth oldest institution in the state of New Jersey offering programs in special education.