Clinton has a total population of 8,091 and a student population of 1,221. Of these students, 1,221 are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Clinton's largest special education school is Presbyterian College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Presbyterian College with credentials in special education.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in special education in Clinton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,880 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $600 for special education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Clinton-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $8,345 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Clinton after graduating from special education school, you should know that job prospects for special education professionals in Clinton, which is the most popular special education profession, are good. There were 2,460 special education professionals working in South Carolina and 410 working in the greater Clinton area in 2010. The government projects that the number of special education professionals in Clinton will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a special education professional in Clinton is $38,710 per year, which is lower than the average for special education professionals state-wide.