Careers and Outcomes

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