Henderson has a general population of 175,381 and an overall student population of 4,540. Approximately 2,516 of Henderson's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
The largest special education school in Henderson, by student population, is Nevada State College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Nevada State College with credentials in special education.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a special education degree from one of Henderson's special education schools. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Henderson was $3,248 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for special education related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Henderson, your job prospects are good. There were 1,090 special education professionals working in Nevada and 580 working in the greater Henderson area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Henderson. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
As a special education professional in Henderson, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for special education professionals in the state.