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Special Education Schools In Idaho

In Idaho, there are 5 accredited schools where special education classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of special education and special education training in Idaho, which includes special education training at the following levels:


  1. Boise State University

    1910 University Dr, Boise, Idaho 83725

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Idaho State University

    921 S 8th Ave, Pocatello, Idaho 83209

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Idaho

    875 Perimeter Drive, Moscow, Idaho 83844-2282

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Northwest Nazarene University

    623 S. Holly St, Nampa, Idaho 83686-5897

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. College of Southern Idaho

    315 Falls Ave., Twin Falls, Idaho 83301

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Idaho Vs. National Special Education Employment

Idaho 1,170
National 468,850

Of all of the special education professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Idaho.

Employment Growth for Special education professionals In Idaho

0 0 300 690 850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Idaho, special education is a growing field. In Idaho, 850 more special education professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of special education professionals has grown by 100%. This growth is faster than the national trend for special education professionals which shows a 50% decrease in the number of special education professionals working around the nation.

Special Education VS. All Professions salaries in Idaho

$36,670 $35,800 $39,620 $43,530 $42,960
$39,304 $39,293 $42,361 $42,993 $44,477
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Special Education
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Idaho, as the number of special education professionals is growing, the salaries earned by special education professionals are increasing. The mean salary for special education professionals in 2006 was $36,670 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $42,960 per year.

Salary percentiles for Special education professionals in Idaho

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

This represents a growth in salaries of 15%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 171% pay differential between the highest paid special education professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of special education in Idaho.

Average Salaries for Special education professionals and related professions in Idaho

Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Special Education
Speech Therapy

Special education professionals in Idaho earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Special Education programs available for each degree type for all schools in Idaho


The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited special education schools in Idaho is decreasing. In 2006, 141 students graduated from special education courses in Idaho. And in 2010, 44 students graduated.

Thus there was a 69% percent decrease in the number of special education school degree or certificate graduates in Idaho. 63% of these graduates received an master's degree in special education.

Special Education Faculty Salaries in Idaho

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