With an overall population of 88,025 and a student population of 5,594, approximately 1,075 of Quincy students attend one of Quincy's schools that offer special education programs.
Quincy's largest special education school is Eastern Nazarene College. In 2010, Eastern Nazarene College graduated approximately 14 students from its special education program.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a special education degree from one of Quincy's special education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,014 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a special education program in Quincy. And if you live on campus at one of the Quincy-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,912 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Quincy, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 special education professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Quincy area. Quincy'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a special education professional in Quincy is $57,510 per year, which is lower than the average for special education professionals state-wide.