Columbia is located in Richland county and has a population of 116,278.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in special education schools in Columbia during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,360.00. The average tuition was $14,818.00 for non-residents studying in South Carolina.
The average cost of books and supplies for special education schools in Columbia is $831.00. Students who live on campus while attending a special education school in Columbia, can expect to pay an average of $5,773.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $5,626.00. There are two special education colleges in Columbia for students to choose from. 19 students were reported to have graduated from special education programs in Columbia in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School||$47,750.00||350|
|Special Education Teachers, Middle School||$46,750.00||120|
|Special Education Teachers, Secondary School||$49,330.00||280|