Deaf educators have excellent prospects in the job market due to the rising enrollment of special education students. A master’s degree is necessary for any entry level job in the field of communication sciences and disorders. A master’s in deaf education offers you the opportunity for teaching certification, which is required to teach in public schools.
Deaf educators work in educational settings specializing in different age groups and environments:
- Early childhood and early intervention
- Preschool and kindergarten
- Elementary, middle and high schools
- Public, private and residential clinics