Beverly has a general population of 39,862 and an overall student population of 4,475. Approximately 4,136 of Beverly's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Beverly's largest special education school is Endicott College. In 2010, Endicott College graduated approximately 9 students from its special education program.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in special education in Beverly in 2010. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Beverly was $25,376 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a special education program in Beverly. And if you live on campus at one of the Beverly-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $11,836 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,376.
Many special education graduates choose to work as special education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Beverly, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 special education professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Beverly area. Beverly's special education professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
As a special education professional in Beverly, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,510 per year. This is lower than the average salary for special education professionals in the state.