York has a general population of 40,862 and an overall student population of 10,303. Approximately 5,564 of York's students are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
The largest special education school in York, by student population, is York College Pennsylvania. In 2010, York College Pennsylvania graduated approximately 9 students from its special education program.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in special education from special education schools in York in 2010. If you decide to attend a special education school in York, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,460.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a special education program in York. And if you live on campus at one of the York-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $8,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,160.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in York, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 4% in York. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.