Newburgh has a general population of 28,259 and an overall student population of 2,717. Approximately 2,717 of Newburgh's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
The largest special education school in Newburgh, by student population, is Mount Saint Mary College. In 2010, Mount Saint Mary College graduated approximately 41 students with credentials in special education.
A reported 41 students graduated with credentials in special education in Newburgh in 2010. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Newburgh was $21,930 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,584 per year, on average, for room and board at Newburgh-based special education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,130.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Newburgh, your job prospects are good. There were 22,630 special education professionals working in New York and 940 working in the greater Newburgh area in 2010. Newburgh's special education professional workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Newburgh is $65,820 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.