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Special Education Schools in Reading, Pennsylvania

There are 22 schools close to Reading, PA offering special education programs. In 2010, 591 students graduated from programs at Reading special education schools. 319 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 246 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 557 students graduate from special education programs in Reading each year. This accounts for close to 38% of students who Pennsylvania schools graduate from special education programs. Out of those, 14 students graduated with certificates in special education, three with an associate's level degree, 319 with a bachelor's level degree, 246 with a degree at the master's level, and nine with a degree at the doctorate level.

22 special education schools are located in Reading. Out of these, 13 schools are private, while nine schools are public. While tuition at a private special education school varies from $16,560 to $39,780, tuition at a public special education school varies from $7,680 to $12,424.

Average tuition for special education programs is $22,709. The lowest tuition in Reading, which is $7,680 each year, is at the Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, while the highest tuition for special education programs, which is $39,780 each year, is at Lehigh University.

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

Special Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Reading, Pennsylvania

On average, 557 students graduate from special education programs in Reading each year. This accounts for close to 38% of students who Pennsylvania schools graduate from special education programs. Out of those, 14 students graduated with certificates in special education, three with an associate's level degree, 319 with a bachelor's level degree, 246 with a degree at the master's level, and nine with a degree at the doctorate level.

Special Education Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Reading, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 5
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 9
  • Certificate 2009: 19
  • Certificate 2010: 14
  • Associate 2006: 10
  • Associate 2007: 4
  • Associate 2008: 9
  • Associate 2009: 5
  • Associate 2010: 3
  • Bachelor 2006: 304
  • Bachelor 2007: 312
  • Bachelor 2008: 298
  • Bachelor 2009: 333
  • Bachelor 2010: 319
  • Master 2006: 188
  • Master 2007: 221
  • Master 2008: 199
  • Master 2009: 233
  • Master 2010: 246
  • Doctorate 2006: 7
  • Doctorate 2007: 8
  • Doctorate 2008: 9
  • Doctorate 2009: 7
  • Doctorate 2010: 9

Special Education Program Availability in Reading, Pennsylvania

Reading schools offer a total of 43 special education programs. Of these programs, around 44.2% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Special Education Program Availability in Reading, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 15
  • Master: 19
  • Doctorate: 2

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43830
  • 25th Percentile: 49650
  • Median: 59280
  • 75th Percentile: 71780
  • 90th Percentile: 85650

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42340
  • 25th Percentile: 47340
  • Median: 58890
  • 75th Percentile: 71160
  • 90th Percentile: 82420

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 40840
  • 25th Percentile: 48840
  • Median: 57410
  • 75th Percentile: 70810
  • 90th Percentile: 83970

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50230
  • Median Salary 2007: 50900
  • Median Salary 2008: 50990
  • Median Salary 2009: 55530
  • Median Salary 2010: 59280
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54390
  • Median Salary 2007: 55890
  • Median Salary 2008: 54670
  • Median Salary 2009: 57850
  • Median Salary 2010: 58890
  • Total Employed 2006: 360
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 230
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54080
  • Median Salary 2007: 52440
  • Median Salary 2008: 52650
  • Median Salary 2009: 54590
  • Median Salary 2010: 57410
  • Total Employed 2006: 520
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 410
  • Total Employed 2009: 390
  • Total Employed 2010: 510

Reading vs Pennsylvania Special Education Employment

Reading vs Pennsylvania Special Education Employment

  • Employed in Reading: 3.946% (870)

Special Education Schools in Reading, Pennsylvania

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1. Albright College

1621 N. 13th St.
Reading, PA 19612-5234
(610) 921-2381

Albright College, which is located 30.5 miles from neighboring Lancaster, is near Reading, PA. It offers two programs in special education. More specifically, it offers students one bachelor's level degree in special education and one degree at the master's level in special education. It is a 4-year institution and it is one out of two institutions in Reading offering special education.

2. Reading Area Community College

10 S Second St
Reading, PA 19603-1706
(610) 372-4721

Reading Area Community College, which is 30.1 miles from Allentown, is a short commute away from within Reading and this college offers one special education program. This community college is a public 2-year institution and it is the only institution in Reading, PA offering special education.

3. Alvernia University

400 Saint Bernardine St
Reading, PA 19607-1799
(610) 796-8200

Alvernia University offers two programs in special education. Out of those, it offers one bachelor's level degree in special education to students and one special education degree at the master's level. This school, which is located 48.6 miles from York, is located a short commute away from within Reading.