Latrobe has a total population of 8,994 and a student population of 2,066. Of these students, 1,984 are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Of the 1 special education schools in Latrobe, the largest special education school, by student population, is Saint Vincent College. In 2010, Saint Vincent College graduated approximately 12 students from its special education program.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in special education in Latrobe in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,591 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,184 per year, on average, for room and board at Latrobe-based special education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Latrobe, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 11,700 special education professionals in Pennsylvania, 1,650 were working in the greater Latrobe area. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Latrobe. 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 Latrobe is $51,140 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for special education professionals.