Ogden has a total population of 77,226 and a student population of 26,626. Of these students, 23,001 are enrolled in schools that offer special education programs.
Weber State University is the largest special education school in Ogden, based on student population. In 2010, Weber State University graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in special education.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a special education degree in Ogden. Tuition in 2009 at Ogden's special education schools was $16,572 per year for instate students and $24,038 per year for out of state students.
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 Ogden. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,431 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,846.
If you decide to work as a special education professional in Ogden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 special education professionals in Utah were working in the greater Ogden area. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 37% in Ogden. This projected 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 Ogden is $49,740 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.