Fullerton has a total population of 126,003 and a student population of 60,112. Of these students, 987 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Fullerton, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Hope International University. In 2010, Hope International University graduated approximately 5 students from its elementary education program.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Fullerton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,890 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fullerton-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $8,230 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Fullerton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 elementary educators in California were working in the greater Fullerton area. Fullerton's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Fullerton is $72,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.