Nyack has a general population of 6,737 and an overall student population of 3,151. Approximately 3,151 of Nyack's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Of the 1 special education schools in Nyack, the largest special education school, by student population, is Nyack College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Nyack College with credentials in special education.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in special education from special education schools in Nyack in 2010. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Nyack was $19,350 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a special education program in Nyack. And if you live on campus at one of the Nyack-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,995.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Nyack, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 22,630 special education professionals in New York, 13,770 were working in the greater Nyack area. The government projects that the number of special education professionals in Nyack will 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 Nyack is $62,020 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.