The largest special education school in Cheyney, by student population, is Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Special Education program at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a special education degree from one of Cheyney's special education schools. Tuition in 2009 at Cheyney's special education schools was $20,008 per year for instate students and $28,444 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,746 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,670.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Cheyney, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 11,700 special education professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these special education professionals, 3,310 were working in the greater Cheyney area. Cheyney's special education professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% 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 Cheyney is $55,980 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for special education professionals.