With an overall population of 7,584 and a student population of 2,284, approximately 2,284 of Caldwell students attend one of Caldwell's schools that offer special education programs.
Caldwell College is the largest special education school in Caldwell, based on student population. In 2010, Caldwell College graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in special education.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with a special education degree from one of Caldwell's special education schools. If you decide to attend a special education school in Caldwell, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,600.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Caldwell-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,600.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Caldwell, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 10,850 special education professionals in New Jersey, 2,490 were working in the greater Caldwell area. The government projects that the number of special education professionals in Caldwell will increase by 14% 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 Caldwell is $63,230 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.