There are schools offering special education degrees in Michigan!
Schools Offering Special Education Programs in Michigan
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Around 0.4% of Michigan's graduates graduate from special education degree programs every year. That means an estimated 1,057 special education professionals graduate from Michigan's 23 special education schools each year.
Michigan State University, which was ranked 16th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Michigan that has a special education program. It is located in East Lansing. 98 students graduated with a degree in special education from Michigan State University in 2010. Tuition at Michigan State University was $11,152 per year.
Grand Valley State University, which is located in Allendale, is the second-ranked school in Michigan that has a special education program. It received a ranking of 29th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 63 students graduated from Grand Valley State University special education program. Students at Grand Valley State University paid $9,088 per year in tuition fees.
Central Michigan University, which is located in Mount Pleasant, is the third-ranked school in Michigan that has a special education program. It received a ranking of 33rd in the country in 2010. 97 students graduated with degree in special education from Central Michigan University in 2010. Tuition at Central Michigan University was $9,688 per year.
If you choose to attend a Michigan special education school, average tuition will be $13,868 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,104 per year to $30,660 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Michigan special education schools were charged at the following schools:
- University of Detroit Mercy - located in Detroit, students are charged $30,660 per year
- Hope College - located in Holland, students are charged $26,510 per year
- Calvin College - located in Grand Rapids, students are charged $24,870 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Michigan special education schools were charged at the following schools:
- Henry Ford Community College - located in Dearborn, students are charged $2,104 per year
- Kellogg Community College - located in Battle Creek, students are charged $2,589 per year
- Gogebic Community College - located in Ironwood, students are charged $3,340 per year
A special education degree from a Michigan school... what next?
The following counties have the largest number of Michigan special education professionals:
- Lapeer County - 1,020 special education professionals
- Wayne County - 870 special education professionals
- Allegan County - 490 special education professionals
The government projects that by 2018, the number of special education professionals in the state of Michigan will grow to 6,030. This would require a 10% growth in the profession.
special education professionals in Michigan make an average of $58,640 per year. However, Michigan special education professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $25,020 per year to more than $99,120 per year in 2010. The following counties in Michigan have the highest average salaries for special education professionals:
- Wayne County - $70,130 per year
- Jackson County - $65,590 per year
- Genesee County - $62,140 per year
Special education professionals in the following counties in Michigan make the lowest salaries on average:
- Barry County - $49,000 per year
- Antrim County - $49,700 per year
- Alger County - $51,000 per year
On average, the highest paid special education professionals in Michigan were:
- Preschool Special Education Teacher - $58,640 per year
The special education professionals with lowest average salaries in Michigan were:
- Preschool Special Education Teacher - $58,640 per year
For more data regarding a career in special education in Michigan and to compare salaries with various related fields such as speech therapy or elementary education, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Special Education in Michigan
- Bachelor's Degree in Special Education in Michigan
- Master's Degree in Special Education in Michigan
- Doctoral Degree in Special Education in Michigan
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,944 miles from location||Michigan State University||East Lansing||MI||83.667||40%||47,071|
|5,871 miles from location||Wayne State University||Detroit||MI||28.8305||38%||31,786|
|5,963 miles from location||Central Michigan University||Mount Pleasant||MI||66.6106||30%||27,247|
|6,000 miles from location||Western Michigan University||Kalamazoo||MI||34.0778||31%||24,576|
|6,017 miles from location||Grand Valley State University||Allendale||MI||70.8032||35%||24,408|
|5,898 miles from location||Eastern Michigan University||Ypsilanti||MI||62.0788||31%||22,893|
|5,878 miles from location||Oakland University||Rochester||MI||28.3132||36%||18,918|
|5,879 miles from location||Henry Ford Community College||Dearborn||MI||10.2952||n/a||17,542|
|5,923 miles from location||Saginaw Valley State University||University Center||MI||25.4946||33%||10,498|
|6,101 miles from location||Northern Michigan University||Marquette||MI||29.1086||41%||9,428|
|5,879 miles from location||University of Michigan-Dearborn||Dearborn||MI||64.975||37%||8,379|
|5,979 miles from location||Kellogg Community College||Battle Creek||MI||12.6312||n/a||5,976|
|5,875 miles from location||University of Detroit Mercy||Detroit||MI||27.1221||30%||5,585|
|5,888 miles from location||Madonna University||Livonia||MI||61.5051||36%||4,211|
|5,946 miles from location||Spring Arbor University||Spring Arbor||MI||60.8655||24%||4,120|
|6,002 miles from location||Calvin College||Grand Rapids||MI||34.2296||40%||4,092|
|6,037 miles from location||Andrews University||Berrien Springs||MI||63.2907||42%||3,589|
|6,027 miles from location||Hope College||Holland||MI||34.8469||32%||3,230|
|5,876 miles from location||Marygrove College||Detroit||MI||15.8409||37%||2,909|
|6,002 miles from location||Cornerstone University||Grand Rapids||MI||60.4116||82%||2,606|
|6,004 miles from location||Aquinas College||Grand Rapids||MI||26.0348||23%||2,145|
|5,966 miles from location||Olivet College||Olivet||MI||21.1739||38%||1,202|
|6,232 miles from location||Gogebic Community College||Ironwood||MI||24.1512||n/a||1,162|
Curious what studying Special Education gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Michigan
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School +||4,350||$58,640||-38.2%|
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