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Wayne State College
Counseling Center
Student Center, Rm. 103
1111 Main St.
Wayne, NE 68787

(402) 375-7321 -or- 375-7557
Fax: 402.375.7058
eMail: advising@wsc.edu

 

 

Career Planning: What Can I Do With a Major In Special Education?

 

BulletAlthough tailored more toward education, students with a degree in Special Education could pursue a variety of career opportunities. Any career reflective of their skills, interests, values, personal style, etc., could be attainable with good self-marketing skills. Some career opportunities will require advanced study.

 

BulletResource Room Teacher

BulletClassroom Teacher - Special Ed.

BulletConsumer Advocate

BulletCommunity Residence Director

BulletNeuromuscular Therapist

BulletSmall Group Instructor

BulletSpecial Education Supervisor

BulletStaff Development Coordinator

BulletAutism Center Manager/Teacher

BulletOrientation and Mobility Specialist

BulletSpeech Pathologist

BulletAudiologist

BulletIntervention Specialist - Mild/Moderate

BulletPsychological Services Coordinator

BulletJuvenile Court Caseworker

BulletLobbyist

BulletVocation Placement Specialist

BulletLD Tutor

BulletEducational Advocate

BulletHospice Coordinator

BulletLearning Disabilities Specialist

BulletVocational Rehab Counselor

 

To learn more about these careers, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH). The OOH can show you training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and more...

 

Related education links:

National Education Association
http://www.nea.org

 

Teach for America
http://www.teachforamerica.org

 

Want to Teach
http://www.wanttoteach.com

 

Teachers.net
http://teachers.net

 

ABC Teaching Jobs
http://abcteachingjobs.com

 

American Federation of Teachers
http://www.aft.org

 

American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
http://www.aacte.org

 

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
http://www.ncate.org/

 

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Ron Vick, MA, LPC
Counselor / Academic Advisor
Int'l Student Advisor

 

 

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