With an overall population of 29,636 and a student population of 17,309, approximately 17,309 of Bowling Green students attend one of Bowling Green's schools that offer special education programs.
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus is the largest special education school in Bowling Green, based on student population. In 2010, Bowling Green State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 114 students from its special education program.
A reported 136 students graduated with credentials in special education in Bowling Green in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Bowling Green's special education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,125 per year in instate tuition and $28,433 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,216 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a special education program in Bowling Green. And if you live on campus at one of the Bowling Green-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,670 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Bowling Green, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 7,270 special education professionals in Ohio, 460 were working in the greater Bowling Green area. Bowling Green's special education professional workforce is projected 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 Bowling Green is $51,640 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.