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Special Education Schools in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

There are 12 schools located by Pittsburgh, PA offering special education programs. 300 students graduated with degrees from Pittsburgh special education schools in 2010. 157 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 133 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 318 students graduate from special education programs in Pittsburgh every year. This accounts for around 19% of students who Pennsylvania schools graduate from special education programs. Out of those, six students graduated with certificates in special education, four with an associate's level degree, 157 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 133 with a degree at the master's level.

12 special education schools are located in Pittsburgh. And of these, seven schools are private, while five schools are public. Tuition at a public special education school varies from $7,571 to $14,936, while private special education school tuition varies from $22,236 to $29,188.

Average tuition for special education programs is $19,778. The highest tuition for special education programs, which is $29,188 per year, is at Chatham University, while the lowest tuition in Pittsburgh, which is $7,571 each year, is at the Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.

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

Special Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

On average, 318 students graduate from special education programs in Pittsburgh every year. This accounts for around 19% of students who Pennsylvania schools graduate from special education programs. Out of those, six students graduated with certificates in special education, four with an associate's level degree, 157 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 133 with a degree at the master's level.

Special Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 1
  • Certificate 2008: 3
  • Certificate 2009: 6
  • Certificate 2010: 6
  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 4
  • Bachelor 2006: 159
  • Bachelor 2007: 166
  • Bachelor 2008: 189
  • Bachelor 2009: 190
  • Bachelor 2010: 157
  • Master 2006: 103
  • Master 2007: 117
  • Master 2008: 145
  • Master 2009: 129
  • Master 2010: 133

Special Education Program Availability in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh schools offer a total of 19 programs in special education. Of these programs, around 47.4% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the associates level.

Special Education Program Availability in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 9

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39050
  • 25th Percentile: 45950
  • Median: 54190
  • 75th Percentile: 64060
  • 90th Percentile: 74870

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37690
  • 25th Percentile: 43480
  • Median: 52420
  • 75th Percentile: 65660
  • 90th Percentile: 78370

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 30870
  • 25th Percentile: 39930
  • Median: 51140
  • 75th Percentile: 65540
  • 90th Percentile: 80350

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47090
  • Median Salary 2007: 48980
  • Median Salary 2008: 50720
  • Median Salary 2009: 52690
  • Median Salary 2010: 54190
  • Total Employed 2006: 490
  • Total Employed 2007: 820
  • Total Employed 2008: 820
  • Total Employed 2009: 1030
  • Total Employed 2010: 860

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52300
  • Median Salary 2007: 55770
  • Median Salary 2008: 55120
  • Median Salary 2009: 54900
  • Median Salary 2010: 52420
  • Total Employed 2006: 1610
  • Total Employed 2007: 1020
  • Total Employed 2008: 1040
  • Total Employed 2009: 1280
  • Total Employed 2010: 1480

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48930
  • Median Salary 2007: 51990
  • Median Salary 2008: 52090
  • Median Salary 2009: 52760
  • Median Salary 2010: 51140
  • Total Employed 2006: 1700
  • Total Employed 2007: 2010
  • Total Employed 2008: 2290
  • Total Employed 2009: 2180
  • Total Employed 2010: 1650

Pittsburgh vs Pennsylvania Special Education Employment

Pittsburgh vs Pennsylvania Special Education Employment

  • Employed in Pittsburgh: 18.095% (3990)

Special Education Schools in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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1. Carlow University

3333 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3165
(412) 578-6000

Carlow University is 1.8 miles from the heart of downtown Pittsburgh. This school offers two special education programs. Of those, this liberal arts college offers students one bachelor's level special education degree and one master's level degree in special education. Overall, 2,768 students pursue degrees in 66 Carlow programs.

2. La Roche College

9000 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237-5898
(412) 367-9300

La Roche College offers one special education program and La Roche, which is just 49.5 miles from neighboring Youngstown, is 8.9 miles from Pittsburgh, PA.

3. Chatham University

Woodland Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(412) 365-1100

Chatham University is 3.7 miles from the heart of downtown Pittsburgh and it offers one program in special education. It is the third biggest institution offering programs in special education in Pittsburgh, PA.

4. Duquesne University

Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
(412) 396-6000

Duquesne University offers two programs in special education. More specifically, this university offers students one bachelor's level degree in special education and one master's level degree in special education. It is 0.3 miles from the center of Pittsburgh. DU is a 4-year research institution and DU is one out of three institutions in Pittsburgh, PA offering special education.

5. The University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
(412) 624-4141

The University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Pittsburgh, PA and it offers one special education program. In terms of enrollment, this large university ranks first in Pittsburgh.