Bachelor of Science in Special Education
Make a Difference Teaching Special Education
The demand for special education teachers is among the highest in the field of education. Because of that, earning a degree in special education will make you a highly sought after teacher in the workforce. Driven by understanding and empathy, you can become a successful special education teacher with the one-on-one support you will receive from our education faculty.
With an endorsement in special education, you’ll work closely with counselors and parents to develop individual education plans, which will allow you to work in a variety of environments providing services for students with verified special needs.
Employment of special education teachers is projected to grow 8% through 2030. The national median annual salary for special education is $61,500, while the median for Nebraska is $64,410.
Source: U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration