Merrimack College is the largest special education school in North Andover, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Special Education program at Merrimack College.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in special education in North Andover in 2010. If you decide to attend a special education school in North Andover, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $29,810.
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 North Andover. And if you live on campus at one of the North Andover-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,190 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,260.
Many special education graduates choose to work as special education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in North Andover, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 8,370 special education professionals in Massachusetts, 290 were working in the greater North Andover area. North Andover's special education professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected 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 North Andover is $61,140 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for special education professionals.