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Special Education Schools in Allentown, Pennsylvania

There are 25 schools located around Allentown, PA offering special education programs. In 2010, 877 students graduated with degrees from Allentown special education schools. 427 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 413 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

841 students graduate from programs in Allentown in special education, on average, per year. This accounts for about 48% of special education students who Pennsylvania schools graduate. Of those, 25 students graduated with certificates in special education, three with an associate's level degree, 427 with a bachelor's level degree, 413 with a master's level degree, and nine with a doctorate level degree.

25 special education schools are located in Allentown. Of these, while nine schools are public, 16 schools are private. While tuition at a private special education school varies from $23,520 to $39,780, public special education school tuition varies from $7,680 to $13,293.

Average tuition for special education programs is $24,207. While the highest tuition for special education programs, which is $39,780 each year, is at Lehigh University, the lowest tuition in Allentown, which is $7,680 per year, is at the Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.

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

Special Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Allentown, Pennsylvania

841 students graduate from programs in Allentown in special education, on average, per year. This accounts for about 48% of special education students who Pennsylvania schools graduate. Of those, 25 students graduated with certificates in special education, three with an associate's level degree, 427 with a bachelor's level degree, 413 with a master's level degree, and nine with a doctorate level degree.

Special Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Allentown, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 12
  • Certificate 2007: 7
  • Certificate 2008: 27
  • Certificate 2009: 31
  • Certificate 2010: 25
  • Associate 2006: 10
  • Associate 2007: 4
  • Associate 2008: 9
  • Associate 2009: 5
  • Associate 2010: 3
  • Bachelor 2006: 386
  • Bachelor 2007: 359
  • Bachelor 2008: 392
  • Bachelor 2009: 406
  • Bachelor 2010: 427
  • Master 2006: 282
  • Master 2007: 342
  • Master 2008: 368
  • Master 2009: 411
  • Master 2010: 413
  • Doctorate 2006: 7
  • Doctorate 2007: 8
  • Doctorate 2008: 9
  • Doctorate 2009: 7
  • Doctorate 2010: 9

Special Education Program Availability in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Allentown schools offer a total of 51 special education programs. Of these programs, close to 43.1% 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 Allentown, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 18
  • Master: 22
  • Doctorate: 2

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42510
  • 25th Percentile: 50070
  • Median: 59860
  • 75th Percentile: 76130
  • 90th Percentile: 92780

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41440
  • 25th Percentile: 47820
  • Median: 57740
  • 75th Percentile: 71710
  • 90th Percentile: 88640

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 40000
  • 25th Percentile: 46150
  • Median: 55200
  • 75th Percentile: 70360
  • 90th Percentile: 82440

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48310
  • Median Salary 2007: 50910
  • Median Salary 2008: 54540
  • Median Salary 2009: 57140
  • Median Salary 2010: 59860
  • Total Employed 2006: 355
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 450
  • Total Employed 2009: 520
  • Total Employed 2010: 390

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51210
  • Median Salary 2007: 50720
  • Median Salary 2008: 53420
  • Median Salary 2009: 54730
  • Median Salary 2010: 57740
  • Total Employed 2006: 370
  • Total Employed 2007: 480
  • Total Employed 2008: 590
  • Total Employed 2009: 600
  • Total Employed 2010: 600

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49700
  • Median Salary 2007: 50450
  • Median Salary 2008: 50850
  • Median Salary 2009: 52940
  • Median Salary 2010: 55200
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 410
  • Total Employed 2008: 800
  • Total Employed 2009: 760
  • Total Employed 2010: 750

Allentown vs Pennsylvania Special Education Employment

Allentown vs Pennsylvania Special Education Employment

  • Employed in Allentown: 7.891% (1740)

Special Education Schools in Allentown, Pennsylvania

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1. Cedar Crest College

100 College Drive
Allentown, PA 18104-6196
(610) 606-4666

Cedar Crest College, which is located 48.0 miles from neighboring Trenton, is located a short commute away from within Allentown. It offers six programs in special education. Specifically, it offers students two certificates in special education, three bachelor's level special education degrees, and one degree at the master's level in special education. Cedar Crest ranks first in terms of enrollment in Allentown, PA.