The special calling to become a special education teacher


Sometimes the greatest challenges bring us the greatest rewards. As the dedicated faculty of our Special Education programs can attest, there's incredible reward in helping build critical skill sets and self-esteem among a wide variety of students with a wide variety of capabilities.

Our graduates are prepared to manage assessments and inclusion environments, along with the collaborative approach necessary when working with families, caregivers, and other school team members. With job growth projected at 3% through 2029 for teachers within special education, our graduates are well-positioned for successful careers where they can make immediate and impactful differences.