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Special Education Schools
In Alamosa, Colorado

There is only one special education school in Alamosa for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the special education academic community in Alamosa, and the future trends. Academia in special education includes special education training at the special education masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Alamosa Vs. Colorado Special Education Employment

Alamosa 160
Colorado 6,780

Exactly 160 of Colorado's 3,260 special education professionals work in Alamosa. The number of special education professionals in Alamosa has shrunk by 33% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Alamosa has increased.

Alamosa Vs. Colorado Special Education employment growth

5,420 5,730 5,710 6,450 3,260
240 290 260 No data 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Alamosa

Special Education VS. All professions salaries in Alamosa

$39,373 $36,240 $37,777 No data $43,840
$29,710 $31,070 $32,410 No data $33,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education in Alamosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Alamosa

In Alamosa, salaries for special education professionals have increased. In 2010 Alamosa special education professionals earned an average yearly salary of $43,840. The average salary for special education professionals in Alamosa was $39,373 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Alamosa.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Alamosa

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Special education professionals in Alamosa make a median yearly salary of $42,440. The 10% of special education professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $58,720 per year.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Alamosa

Early Childhood Education
Special Education
Elementary Education
Speech Therapy

On average special education professional salaries in Alamosa are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Special Education schools in Alamosa


Many of Alamosa's special education professionals are graduates of the only accredited special education school in the city.

Special Education Programs Offered In Alamosa


Alamosa's special education school offers one special education degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Special Education Degrees In Alamosa


In 2010 approximately 11 students graduated from special education courses.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Alamosa, Colorado

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