Defiance has a general population of 16,465 and an overall student population of 1,070. Approximately 1,070 of Defiance's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Defiance's largest special education school is Defiance College. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Special Education program at Defiance College.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a special education degree in Defiance. If you decide to attend a special education school in Defiance, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,895.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for special education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Defiance-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,750 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,670.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Defiance, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 7,270 special education professionals in Ohio, 290 were working in the greater Defiance area. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 11% in Defiance. This projected 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 Defiance is $52,890 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for special education professionals.