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Special Education Schools in Las Vegas, Nevada

Special Education Schools in Las Vegas, NV

There are 2 special education schools in Las Vegas, Nevada. Las Vegas has a general population of 478,434 and an overall student population of 76,021. Approximately 71,188 of Las Vegas's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.

Las Vegas's largest special education school is University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Approximately 181 students graduated in 2010 from University of Nevada-Las Vegas with credentials in special education.

In 2010, 207 students graduated with a special education degree from one of Las Vegas's special education schools. If you decide to attend one of Las Vegas's special education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,123 per year in instate tuition and $31,463 per year in out of state tuition.

You should also anticipate spending about $900 for special education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Las Vegas-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,456 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,493.

Special Education Salaries and Career Outlook in Las Vegas

After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Las Vegas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,090 special education professionals in Nevada. Of these special education professionals, 580 were working in the greater Las Vegas area. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Las Vegas. 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 Las Vegas is $51,230 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for special education professionals.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Special Education Degree in Las Vegas
  • Associates Degree in Special Education
  • Bachelors Degree in Special Education
  • Special Education Classes
  • Special Education Courses
  • Special Education Training

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Current Listings

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  1. 1College of Southern NevadaCollege of Southern Nevada

    6375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89146-1164

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree

  2. 2University of Nevada-Las VegasUniversity of Nevada-Las Vegas

    4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate