If you are interested in pursuing special education, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 special education schools in Greenville, South Carolina. Greenville has a total population of 56,002 and a student population of 23,214. Of these students, 6,918 are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Greenville's largest special education school is Bob Jones University. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Bob Jones University with credentials in special education.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in special education in Greenville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at special education schools in Greenville was $24,393 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,205 for special education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,135 per year, on average, for room and board at Greenville-based special education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,482.
If you plan on staying in Greenville after graduating from special education school, you should know that job prospects for special education professionals in Greenville, which is the most popular special education profession, are good. In 2010, there were 2,460 special education professionals in South Carolina. Of these special education professionals, 410 were working in the greater Greenville area. Greenville's special education professional workforce is projected to 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 Greenville is $38,710 per year, which is lower than the average for special education professionals state-wide.
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