UGA Specific Information for Special Education

The special education program prepares teachers and teacher-educators, and provides leadership in the field at local, state, national and international levels. Its graduate programs are perennially ranked among the top 20 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. The special education program prepares highly skilled teachers and teacher-educators, and provides leadership in the field at local, state, national and international levels to assist individuals with disabilities in acquiring greater independence in an increasingly diverse, technological, and literacy-intensive global community. 

Employers Hiring UGA Special Education for the Class of 2016*

Barrow County Schools | Bryan County School District | Cherokee County Schools | City Schools of Decatur | Clarke County School District | Colquitt County School District | Commerce City Schools | East Coweta High School | Fayette County Public Schools | Floyd County School District | Fulton County Schools | Gwinnett County Public Schools | Hall County Schools | Knowledge is Power Program | Knox County Schools | Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes | Morgan County School District | Oconee County School District | Okaloosa County School District | Walton County School District

Job Titles of UGA Special Education Majors for the Class of 2016*

Autism Teacher | Clinician | Interrelated Special Education Teacher | Pre-K Teacher | Self-Contained SPED Teacher | Sixth Grade IRR Teacher | Special Education Paraprofessional | Special Education Teacher | Special Education Teacher | Teacher | Third Grade Teacher

Graduate/Professional Schools Attended by UGA Special Education Majors for the Class of 2016*

Georgia College & State University | Georgia Southwestern State University | Georgia State University | Montessori Institute of San Diego | The University of Georgia | The University of Texas at Dallas

UGA Special Education Career Outcomes for the Class of 2016*

** Includes Self-Employed

*Source: Areas above marked with an Asterisk (*) have been created utilizing data taken from the UGA Career Outcomes Survey. The "Employers Hiring ..., Job Titles of ..., Career Outcomes for ..., and Graduate Schools Attended By ..." information listed above represent UGA Class of 2016 Graduates. The lists are not exhaustive and therefore do not represent all potential career options. Click here for more detailed Career Outcomes information regarding this major.

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