Millersville has a general population of 7,774 and an overall student population of 8,427. Approximately 8,427 of Millersville's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
The largest special education school in Millersville, by student population, is Millersville University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Millersville University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 15 students from its special education program.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in special education from special education schools in Millersville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Millersville's special education schools was $17,658 per year for instate students and $26,074 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Millersville-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,766 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Millersville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 special education professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Millersville area. The number of special education professionals in Millersville is expected 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 Millersville is $58,040 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for special education professionals.