Longmeadow has a general population of 15,633 and an overall student population of 2,044. Approximately 2,044 of Longmeadow's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Bay Path College is the largest special education school in Longmeadow, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 42 students graduated from the Special Education program at Bay Path College.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in special education from special education schools in Longmeadow in 2010. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Longmeadow was $24,530 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for special education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,035 per year, on average, for room and board at Longmeadow-based special education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,830.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Longmeadow, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 special education professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Longmeadow area. The number of special education professionals in Longmeadow is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
As a special education professional in Longmeadow, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,410 per year. This is lower than the average salary for special education professionals in the state.