Schools Offering Special Education Programs - 2018 Ranking

Our 2018 rankings contain 952 education schools offering special education programs. The most special education schools and colleges are located in California (75 schools), New York (69 schools), Pennsylvania (59 schools), Texas (47 schools), and Ohio (44 schools).

The best special education program in the United States is offered by Vanderbilt University. That school offers an excellent special education program - five stars for curriculum and four stars for teaching.

Below, there is the list of the Top 50 special education schools. To check all special education schools, please narrow your search by state or degree.

Top 50 special education schools:

Vanderbilt University - Education School Ranking
1. Vanderbilt University

Located in Nashville, Tennessee

Northwestern University - Education School Ranking
2. Northwestern University

Located in Evanston, Illinois

Johns Hopkins University - Education School Ranking
3. Johns Hopkins University

Located in Baltimore, Maryland

University of Southern California - Education School Ranking
4. University of Southern California

Located in Los Angeles, California

University of California Los Angeles - Education School Ranking
5. University of California Los Angeles

Located in Los Angeles, California

University of California Berkeley - Education School Ranking
6. University of California Berkeley

Located in Berkeley, California

Boston College - Education School Ranking
7. Boston College

Located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

University of Virginia - Education School Ranking
8. University of Virginia

Located in Charlottesville, Virginia

Lehigh University - Education School Ranking
9. Lehigh University

Located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

University of Rochester - Education School Ranking
10. University of Rochester

Located in Rochester, New York

University of Maryland College Park - Education School Ranking
11. University of Maryland College Park

Located in College Park, Maryland

University of Florida - Education School Ranking
12. University of Florida

Located in Gainesville, Florida

The University of Texas at Austin - Education School Ranking
13. The University of Texas

Located in Austin, Texas

New York University - Education School Ranking
14. New York University

Located in New York City, New York

George Washington University - Education School Ranking
15. George Washington University

Located in Washington, District of Columbia

Syracuse University - Education School Ranking
16. Syracuse University

Located in Syracuse, New York

Fordham University - Education School Ranking
17. Fordham University

Located in Bronx, New York

University of Georgia - Education School Ranking
18. University of Georgia

Located in Athens, Georgia

University of Wisconsin Madison - Education School Ranking
19. University of Wisconsin Madison

Located in Madison, Wisconsin

Brigham Young University Provo - Education School Ranking
Ohio State University - Education School Ranking
21. Ohio State University

Located in Columbus, Ohio

Boston University - Education School Ranking
22. Boston University

Located in Boston, Massachusetts

University of Miami - Education School Ranking
23. University of Miami

Located in Coral Gables, Florida

Southern Methodist University - Education School Ranking
24. Southern Methodist University

Located in Dallas, Texas

Pepperdine University - Education School Ranking
25. Pepperdine University

Located in Malibu, California

University of California Davis - Education School Ranking
26. University of California Davis

Located in Davis, California

CUNY Hunter College - Education School Ranking
27. CUNY Hunter College

Located in New York City, New York

Loyola Marymount University - Education School Ranking
28. Loyola Marymount University

Located in Los Angeles, California

University of Minnesota Twin Cities - Education School Ranking
29. University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota

University of Washington Seattle - Education School Ranking
30. University of Washington Seattle

Located in Seattle, Washington

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - Education School Ranking
31. University of Illinois

Located in Champaign, Illinois

University of Connecticut - Education School Ranking
32. University of Connecticut

Located in Storrs, Connecticut

Rutgers University New Brunswick - Education School Ranking
33. Rutgers University New Brunswick

Located in New Brunswick, New Jersey

Pennsylvania State University - Education School Ranking
34. Pennsylvania State University

Located in University Park, Pennsylvania

Texas A & M University College Station - Education School Ranking
35. Texas A & M University College Station

Located in College Station, Texas

University of Delaware - Education School Ranking
36. University of Delaware

Located in Newark, Delaware

Clemson University - Education School Ranking
37. Clemson University

Located in Clemson, South Carolina

SUNY at Binghamton - Education School Ranking
38. SUNY at Binghamton

Located in Vestal, New York

Chapman University - Education School Ranking
39. Chapman University

Located in Orange, California

University of Pittsburgh - Education School Ranking
40. University of Pittsburgh

Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

George Mason University - Education School Ranking
41. George Mason University

Located in Fairfax, Virginia

Simmons College - Education School Ranking
42. Simmons College

Located in Boston, Massachusetts

Michigan State University - Education School Ranking
43. Michigan State University

Located in East Lansing, Michigan

Molloy College - Education School Ranking
44. Molloy College

Located in Rockville Centre, New York

The College of New Jersey - Education School Ranking
45. The College of New Jersey

Located in Ewing, New Jersey

CUNY City College - Education School Ranking
46. CUNY City College

Located in New York City, New York

Adelphi University - Education School Ranking
47. Adelphi University

Located in Garden City, New York

Miami University Oxford - Education School Ranking
48. Miami University Oxford

Located in Oxford, Ohio

University of South Florida - Education School Ranking
49. University of South Florida

Located in Tampa, Florida

University of The Pacific - Education School Ranking
50. University of the Pacific

Located in Stockton, California

Special education schools by state:

Schools by State13 Special Education Schools in Alabama11 Special Education Schools in Arizona10 Special Education Schools in Arkansas75 Special Education Schools in California10 Special Education Schools in Colorado7 Special Education Schools in Connecticut4 Special Education Schools in Delaware34 Special Education Schools in Florida18 Special Education Schools in Georgia7 Special Education Schools in Idaho43 Special Education Schools in Illinois21 Special Education Schools in Indiana11 Special Education Schools in Iowa14 Special Education Schools in Kansas19 Special Education Schools in Kentucky13 Special Education Schools in Louisiana5 Special Education Schools in Maine20 Special Education Schools in Maryland26 Special Education Schools in Massachusetts27 Special Education Schools in Michigan19 Special Education Schools in Minnesota17 Special Education Schools in Mississippi21 Special Education Schools in Missouri2 Special Education Schools in Montana13 Special Education Schools in Nebraska7 Special Education Schools in Nevada13 Special Education Schools in New Hampshire16 Special Education Schools in New Jersey10 Special Education Schools in New Mexico69 Special Education Schools in New York34 Special Education Schools in North Carolina6 Special Education Schools in North Dakota44 Special Education Schools in Ohio13 Special Education Schools in Oklahoma7 Special Education Schools in Oregon59 Special Education Schools in Pennsylvania5 Special Education Schools in Rhode Island18 Special Education Schools in South Carolina8 Special Education Schools in South Dakota25 Special Education Schools in Tennessee47 Special Education Schools in Texas10 Special Education Schools in Utah6 Special Education Schools in Vermont18 Special Education Schools in Virginia11 Special Education Schools in Washington7 Special Education Schools in District of Columbia4 Special Education Schools in West Virginia19 Special Education Schools in Wisconsin1 Special Education Schools in Wyoming

Special education schools by diploma:

Certificates: 293 schools
Associate's Degrees: 86 schools
Bachelor's Degrees: 524 schools
Master's Degrees: 607 schools
Doctoral Degrees: 71 schools

Special education schools by region:

Northeast: 206 schools
Midwest: 246 schools
South: 342 schools
West: 158 schools

Other education programs:

General Education: 1,318 schools
Educational Administration: 907 schools
Educational Research: 416 schools
Health Education: 368 schools
Physical Education: 673 schools
Applied Science Teacher Education: 515 schools
Arts Teacher Education: 413 schools
Computer Teacher Education: 46 schools
Foreign Language Teacher Education: 542 schools
Humanities Teacher Education: 949 schools
Math Teacher Education: 593 schools
Natural Science Teacher Education: 434 schools
Social Science Teacher Education: 436 schools
Student Counselling: 484 schools
Teacher Assistance: 238 schools
Early Childhood Education: 1,269 schools
Elementary Education: 1,292 schools
Middle School Education: 370 schools
Secondary Education: 639 schools
Continuing Education: 314 schools
Alternative Education: 141 schools © 2018 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology