Greenville has a general population of 6,955 and an overall student population of 1,576. Approximately 1,576 of Greenville's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Greenville's largest special education school is Greenville College. In 2010, Greenville College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in special education.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in special education in Greenville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Greenville was $20,216 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a special education program in Greenville. And if you live on campus at one of the Greenville-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $6,796 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,233.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Greenville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 10,440 special education professionals in Illinois, 2,200 were working in the greater Greenville area. The number of special education professionals in Greenville is expected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
As a special education professional in Greenville, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,360 per year. This is higher than the average salary for special education professionals in the state.