With an overall population of 13,437 and a student population of 11,139, approximately 11,139 of Whitewater students attend one of Whitewater's schools that offer special education programs.
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is the largest special education school in Whitewater, based on student population. Approximately 59 students graduated in 2010 from University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with credentials in special education.
A reported 59 students graduated with credentials in special education in Whitewater in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Whitewater's special education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,513 per year in instate tuition and $22,086 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $640 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a special education program in Whitewater. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,028 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Whitewater, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,840 special education professionals working in Wisconsin and 200 working in the greater Whitewater area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Whitewater. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a special education professional in Whitewater is $49,240 per year, which is lower than the average for special education professionals state-wide.