Espanola has a total population of 9,688 and a student population of 2,066. Of these students, 2,066 are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Of the 1 special education schools in Espanola, the largest special education school, by student population, is Northern New Mexico College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Special Education program at Northern New Mexico College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,460 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Espanola special education schools was an average of $19,902 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,168 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,790 per year, on average, for room and board at Espanola-based special education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,120.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Espanola, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 special education professionals in New Mexico were working in the greater Espanola area. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 20% in Espanola. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a special education professional in Espanola is $52,360 per year, which is the same as the average for special education professionals state-wide.