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Special Education Schools in Utah

There are eight schools in the state of Utah offering special education programs. 309 students graduated from programs at Utah special education schools in 2010. 151 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 137 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

252 students graduate from special education programs in this state, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of special education students who US schools graduate. More specifically, seven students graduated with an associate's level special education degree, 137 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 151 with a degree at the master's level, and 14 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Eight special education schools are located in this southwestern state. Of these, two schools are private, while six schools are public. Tuition at a public special education school varies from $4,288 to $6,272, while private special education school tuition varies from $4,420 to $10,680.

Average tuition for programs in special education is $5,075. While the highest tuition for programs in special education, which is $10,680 every year, is at the University of Phoenix-Utah, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,288 per year, is at Utah Valley University.

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

Special Education Program Completions in Utah 2006 - 2010

252 students graduate from special education programs in this state, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of special education students who US schools graduate. More specifically, seven students graduated with an associate's level special education degree, 137 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 151 with a degree at the master's level, and 14 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Special Education Program Completions in Utah 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 184
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 20
  • Associate 2007: 4
  • Associate 2008: 2
  • Associate 2009: 3
  • Associate 2010: 7
  • Bachelor 2006: 103
  • Bachelor 2007: 132
  • Bachelor 2008: 137
  • Bachelor 2009: 160
  • Bachelor 2010: 137
  • Master 2006: 52
  • Master 2007: 42
  • Master 2008: 54
  • Master 2009: 55
  • Master 2010: 151
  • Doctorate 2006: 7
  • Doctorate 2007: 5
  • Doctorate 2008: 3
  • Doctorate 2009: 3
  • Doctorate 2010: 14

Special Education Program Availability in Utah

Utah schools offer a total of 18 programs in special education. Of these programs, approximately 38.9% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Special Education Program Availability in Utah

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 2

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32990
  • 25th Percentile: 40440
  • Median: 48240
  • 75th Percentile: 59450
  • 90th Percentile: 72720

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28020
  • 25th Percentile: 33580
  • Median: 43120
  • 75th Percentile: 54630
  • 90th Percentile: 68490

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 27280
  • 25th Percentile: 34810
  • Median: 45180
  • 75th Percentile: 58040
  • 90th Percentile: 66850

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Middle School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36240
  • Median Salary 2007: 40970
  • Median Salary 2008: 45270
  • Median Salary 2009: 47330
  • Median Salary 2010: 48240
  • Total Employed 2006: 460
  • Total Employed 2007: 380
  • Total Employed 2008: 440
  • Total Employed 2009: 420
  • Total Employed 2010: 360

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Secondary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39190
  • Median Salary 2007: 39730
  • Median Salary 2008: 35640
  • Median Salary 2009: 42090
  • Median Salary 2010: 43120
  • Total Employed 2006: 480
  • Total Employed 2007: 570
  • Total Employed 2008: 690
  • Total Employed 2009: 740
  • Total Employed 2010: 710

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

Special Education Teachers, Kindergarten and Elementary School — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39540
  • Median Salary 2007: 40350
  • Median Salary 2008: 43290
  • Median Salary 2009: 44310
  • Median Salary 2010: 45180
  • Total Employed 2006: 1230
  • Total Employed 2007: 1090
  • Total Employed 2008: 1180
  • Total Employed 2009: 1180
  • Total Employed 2010: 1110

Utah vs National Special Education Employment

Utah vs National Special Education Employment

  • Employed in Utah: 0.465% (2180)

Special Education Schools in Utah

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1. The University of Phoenix - Utah

5373 S. Green Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84123-4642
(801) 263-1444

The University of Phoenix-Utah is in the suburbs of Salt Lake City, Utah and UPX offers one program in special education. Overall, 2,637 students seek degrees in 36 University of Phoenix-Utah programs. Phoenix ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of Utah.

2. Brigham Young University - Provo

Main Campus
Provo, UT 84602
(801) 422-4636

Brigham Young University-Provo is near the heart of downtown. BYU offers two special education programs. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level special education degree by Brigham Young and one master's level degree in special education. This research university is one of 3 research universities in Utah. It is the second biggest institution in the state of Utah offering special education in terms of programs.

3. Snow College

150 E College Ave
Ephraim, UT 84627
(435) 283-7000

Snow College offers one program in special education and it is located in town of Ephraim, Utah. This college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the second biggest institution in the state of Utah offering special education in terms of programs.

4. Utah Valley University

800 W University Parkway
Orem, UT 84058-5999
(801) 863-8000

Utah Valley University, which is 2.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Orem, UT and it offers one program in special education. It is a public 4-year institution. This school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Utah offering programs in special education.

5. Salt Lake Community College

4600 S Redwood Rd
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
(801) 957-4111

Salt Lake Community College is located in the suburbs of Salt Lake City, Utah and this college offers one program in special education. 34,654 students seek degrees in 118 programs at this community college, overall. This college is the second oldest institution in the state of Utah offering special education programs.

6. Utah State University

Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-1400
(435) 797-1000

Utah State University is in the center of Logan. It offers five special education programs. Out of those, this university offers students one certificate in special education, two degrees at the bachelor's level in special education, one special education degree at the master's level, and one degree at the doctorate level in special education. It is one of 3 research universities in Utah. This university is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Utah offering special education.

7. Southern Utah University

351 West University Blvd
Cedar City, UT 84720
(435) 586-7700

Founded in 1897, Southern Utah University is a public 4-year institution. This school is in Cedar City, UT. This school is the ninth largest institution in the state of Utah. SUU offers subjects including hospitality, science, and accounting. It offers seven certificates, 15 associates level degrees, 58 bachelors level degrees, and nine degrees at the masters level to students. In 2010, 8,024 students pursued degrees from the 80 programs at SUU. SUU is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. It is one of 16 public post-secondary institutions in Utah.

8. The University of Utah

201 Presidents Circle
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-9008
(801) 581-7200

The University of Utah offers three special education programs. Specifically, students are offered one special education degree at the bachelor's level by the U, one master's level degree in special education, and one degree at the doctorate level in special education. This university, which is near the center of the city, is in Salt Lake City, UT. Overall, 30,819 students pursue degrees in 248 programs at Utah. It is the third largest institution in the state of Utah offering special education.

9. Weber State University

3848 Harrison Blvd
Ogden, UT 84408-1137
(801) 626-6000

Weber State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Ogden, UT and it offers one program in special education. This big school is a public 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Utah offering special education.