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Careers in Special Education

If you are looking for a career that is both positive and rewarding, consider a career in special education.

As a teaching assistant or preschool teacher in special education, you will have the opportunity to work with students of all ages who have a variety of disabilities. No two days will be the same, and you will be constantly challenged as you help your students achieve their goals.

In addition, you will be able to work closely with a team of specialists who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of their students. 

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Special Education Career Profiles

Learn more about careers in special education, including salary ranges, job growth and top local employers.

Last Updated: 4/8/24