Berea has a total population of 18,970 and a student population of 4,388. Of these students, 4,388 are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
The largest special education school in Berea, by student population, is Baldwin-Wallace College. In 2010, Baldwin-Wallace College graduated approximately 31 students with credentials in special education.
A total of 31 students graduated with credentials in special education from special education schools in Berea in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,230 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,220 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,960 per year, on average, for room and board at Berea-based special education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Berea after graduating from special education school, you should know that job prospects for special education professionals in Berea, which is the most popular special education profession, are average. In 2010, of the 7,270 special education professionals in Ohio, 1,350 were working in the greater Berea area. The number of special education professionals in Berea is expected to increase by 11% 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 Berea is $55,800 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.