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What job can you get with a special education teaching degree?

Most special education teaching graduates go on to become principals. . Here is a list of careers where the skills you learn in a special education teaching degree will be useful:

What is the job market for special education teaching degrees?

Compared to other degrees in the US, the job market for special education teaching graduates is average overall. This means that job opportunities have remained steady and that the market is consistent with other sectors across the country.

Here’s a breakdown of special education teaching graduate employment. Compared to the national average, the number of people who are underpaid (that is, who make less than $40,000 per year) is 15% more than other degrees on average.

Employment Status% of Special Education Teaching Grads
Employed76.1%
Unemployed0.0%
Underpaid23.9%
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