Bachelor of Science Degree in Special Education
Meet High Demand. Make a Difference With Your Special Education Endorsement
The demand for special education teachers is among the highest in the field of education. Because of that, earning an endorsement 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.
The U.S. Department of Labor predicts up to seven percent growth in the need for special education teachers by 2022. The national median annual salary for elementary educators is $56,830 and the median for Nebraska is $48,900.