With an overall population of 4,098 and a student population of 2,361, approximately 2,361 of Farmington students attend one of Farmington's schools that offer special education programs.
Of the 1 special education schools in Farmington, the largest special education school, by student population, is University of Maine at Farmington. In 2010, University of Maine at Farmington graduated approximately 18 students from its special education program.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in special education in Farmington in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Farmington's special education schools was $19,616 per year for instate students and $28,032 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $720 for special education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,552 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,000.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Farmington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 special education professionals in Maine were working in the greater Farmington area. The number of special education professionals in Farmington is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. 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 Farmington is $43,940 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.