With an overall population of 15,288 and a student population of 2,194, approximately 2,118 of Canton students attend one of Canton's schools that offer special education programs.
Canton's largest special education school is Spoon River College. In 2010, Spoon River College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in special education.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a special education degree in Canton. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Canton was $2,670 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,410 for special education related books and supplies every year.
Many special education graduates choose to work as special education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Canton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,440 special education professionals in Illinois. Of these special education professionals, 660 were working in the greater Canton area. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 23% in Canton. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
As a special education professional in Canton, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,210 per year. This is higher than the average salary for special education professionals in the state.