With an overall population of 2,188 and a student population of 4,120, approximately 4,120 of Spring Arbor students attend one of Spring Arbor's schools that offer special education programs.
The largest special education school in Spring Arbor, by student population, is Spring Arbor University. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Spring Arbor University with credentials in special education.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in special education in Spring Arbor in 2010. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Spring Arbor was $19,790 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for special education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,950 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $22,208.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Spring Arbor, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 5,470 special education professionals in Michigan. Of these special education professionals, 40 were working in the greater Spring Arbor area. The number of special education professionals in Spring Arbor is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
As a special education professional in Spring Arbor, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,080 per year. This is higher than the average salary for special education professionals in the state.