San Antonio, TX (population: 1,402,013) has three special education schools within its city limits. St Marys University, the highest ranked school in the city with a special education program, has a total student population of 3,893. It is the 405th highest ranked school in the USA and the 12th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about special education programs in San Antonio, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of special education professors at St Marys University such as Barry Crist, and Neva Davenport.
Special Education students from San Antonio schools who go on to become special education teachers, special education educators, special educators, sign language interpreters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 146,240 people working as special education teachers, secondary school alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,420. Also, Special education teachers, middle school make on average $54,750 per year and there are about 102,490 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the San Antonio area alone, there are 860 employed special education teachers, middle school earning an average salary of $53,700. Special education teachers, secondary school in this area earn $55,970/yr and there are 690 employed.
San Antonio lies in Bexar county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the San Antonio area has 837,030 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $18.25/hr average worker wage, and a $37,970 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.820 out of every 1000 jobs in San Antonio are held by special education teachers, secondary school, and 1.023/1000 are held by special education teachers, middle school.
Of the 3 special education schools in San Antonio, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, St Marys University comes out as the most expensive ($15,281/yr) for special education students, with The University of Texas at San Antonio as the lowest, reported at only $9,518/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from San Antonio|
|Cedar Park||TX||72,258||0||-||0||83.3 miles|