There are schools offering special education degrees in Massachusetts!
Schools Offering Special Education Programs in Massachusetts
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Around 0.5% of Massachusetts's graduates graduate from special education degree programs every year. Thus, Massachusetts' 26 special education schools put out approximately 1,111 special education professionals each year.
Boston College, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a special education program. It is located in Chestnut Hill. In 2010, 42 students graduated from Boston College's special education program. Tuition at Boston College was $40,542 per year.
Boston University, which is located in Boston, is the second-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a special education program. It received a ranking of 14th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 49 students graduated from Boston University special education program. Boston University charged in-state students $39,864 in tuition fees per year.
Gordon College, which was ranked 14th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a special education program. It is located in Wenham. In 2010, 0 students graduated from Gordon College special education program. The tuition rate at Gordon College was $29,458 per year.
Tuition at Massachusetts' special education schools ranges from $40,542 per year to $7,053 per year. But, the average tuition is $23,520 per year. In 2010, the following Massachusetts special education schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Boston College - located in Chestnut Hill, students are charged $40,542 per year
- Boston University - located in Boston, students are charged $39,864 per year
- Smith College - located in Northampton, students are charged $38,898 per year
The following Massachusetts special education schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Bridgewater State University - located in Bridgewater, students are charged $7,053 per year
- Framingham State University - located in Framingham, students are charged $7,065 per year
- Worcester State University - located in Worcester, students are charged $7,155 per year
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The largest populations of Massachusetts special education professional are working in the following counties:
- Bristol County - 4,820 special education professionals
- Hartford County - 910 special education professionals
- Middlesex County - 780 special education professionals
The government projects that the number of special education professionals in Massachusetts will grow by 13%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 9,480 special education professionals working in Massachusetts.
special education professionals in Massachusetts make an average of $58,510 per year. But, salaries for special education professional can vary. In 2010, special education professional made as little as less than $29,610 per year or as much as more than $112,050 per year in Massachusetts. On average special education professional earn the most in the following Massachusetts counties:
- Essex County - $62,770 per year
- Berkshire County - $62,595 per year
- Barnstable County - $61,625 per year
On average, special education professionals earn the least in the following Massachusetts counties:
- Hartford County - $55,960 per year
- Middlesex County - $57,545 per year
- Windham County - $58,280 per year
On average, the highest paid special education professionals in Massachusetts were:
- Preschool Special Education Teacher - $58,510 per year
The special education professionals with lowest average salaries in Massachusetts were:
- Preschool Special Education Teacher - $58,510 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Massachusetts statistics regarding a career in special education. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as speech therapy or elementary education.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Bachelor's Degree in Special Education in Massachusetts
- Master's Degree in Special Education in Massachusetts
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,267 miles from location||Boston University||Boston||MA||85.9479||20%||31,960|
|5,270 miles from location||Boston College||Chestnut Hill||MA||86.2323||25%||15,036|
|5,263 miles from location||University of Massachusetts-Boston||Boston||MA||23.6688||26%||14,912|
|5,255 miles from location||Bridgewater State University||Bridgewater||MA||31.299||32%||10,774|
|5,259 miles from location||Salem State University||Salem||MA||26.9378||31%||10,125|
|5,305 miles from location||Fitchburg State University||Fitchburg||MA||60.4816||33%||7,043|
|5,268 miles from location||Lesley University||Cambridge||MA||61.0844||22%||6,173|
|5,283 miles from location||Framingham State University||Framingham||MA||60.0669||34%||5,989|
|5,348 miles from location||Westfield State University||Westfield||MA||31.0441||37%||5,675|
|5,303 miles from location||Worcester State University||Worcester||MA||57.4626||33%||5,473|
|5,336 miles from location||Springfield College||Springfield||MA||31.5966||35%||5,107|
|5,267 miles from location||Simmons College||Boston||MA||65.2275||18%||5,003|
|5,268 miles from location||Cambridge College||Cambridge||MA||3.68915||n/a||4,830|
|5,257 miles from location||Endicott College||Beverly||MA||64.4405||30%||4,136|
|5,336 miles from location||American International College||Springfield||MA||51.0356||31%||3,414|
|5,266 miles from location||Curry College||Milton||MA||52.1152||19%||3,125|
|5,343 miles from location||Smith College||Northampton||MA||37.759||35%||3,121|
|5,302 miles from location||Assumption College||Worcester||MA||29.7589||17%||2,794|
|5,273 miles from location||Merrimack College||North Andover||MA||30.19||18%||2,090|
|5,337 miles from location||Bay Path College||Longmeadow||MA||60.6795||33%||2,044|
|5,257 miles from location||Gordon College||Wenham||MA||68.7889||35%||1,685|
|5,277 miles from location||Regis College||Weston||MA||56.8755||19%||1,586|
|5,339 miles from location||College of Our Lady of the Elms||Chicopee||MA||67.8925||32%||1,260|
|5,261 miles from location||Eastern Nazarene College||Quincy||MA||54.2902||35%||1,075|
|5,267 miles from location||Wheelock College||Boston||MA||57.9598||23%||1,055|
|5,271 miles from location||Hebrew College||Newton Center||MA||13.0152||n/a||252|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School +||8,710||$58,510||25.3%|
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