With an overall population of 105,166 and a student population of 35,114, approximately 34,130 of Provo students attend one of Provo's schools that offer special education programs.
Brigham Young University is the largest special education school in Provo, based on student population. In 2010, Brigham Young University graduated approximately 56 students from its special education program.
A total of 56 students graduated with credentials in special education from special education schools in Provo in 2010. If you decide to attend a special education school in Provo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,290.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for special education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Provo-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $6,840 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,990.
After graduating with your credentials in special education, if you decide to work as a special education professional in Provo, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of special education professionals in Provo will increase by 36% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.