Urbana has a total population of 11,613 and a student population of 1,540. Of these students, 1,540 are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Of the 1 special education schools in Urbana, the largest special education school, by student population, is Urbana University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Special Education program at Urbana University.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in special education from special education schools in Urbana in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,130 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a special education program in Urbana. And if you live on campus at one of the Urbana-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,130.
If you plan on staying in Urbana after graduating from special education school, you should know that job prospects for special education professionals in Urbana, which is the most popular special education profession, are average. In 2010, there were 7,270 special education professionals in Ohio. Of these special education professionals, 290 were working in the greater Urbana area. Urbana's special education professional workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. 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 Urbana is $52,890 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for special education professionals.