With an overall population of 21,153 and a student population of 5,847, approximately 5,847 of Romeoville students attend one of Romeoville's schools that offer special education programs.
Of the 1 special education schools in Romeoville, the largest special education school, by student population, is Lewis University. In 2010, Lewis University graduated approximately 61 students with credentials in special education.
A total of 61 students graduated with credentials in special education from special education schools in Romeoville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,990 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,890.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Romeoville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,440 special education professionals in Illinois. Of these special education professionals, 5,010 were working in the greater Romeoville area. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 23% in Romeoville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a special education professional in Romeoville is $56,890 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.