Irvine, California has 2 elementary education schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in elementary education. Irvine has a general population of 143,072 and an overall student population of 49,883. Approximately 8,950 of Irvine's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Irvine, by student population, is Brandman University, Part of the Chapman University System. Approximately 59 students graduated in 2010 from Brandman University, Part of the Chapman University System with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 80 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Irvine. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,950 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Irvine. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Irvine, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 elementary educators in California were working in the greater Irvine area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Irvine will 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 Irvine is $72,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.
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