La Mirada has a total population of 46,783 and a student population of 5,942. Of these students, 5,942 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in La Mirada, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Biola University. In 2010, approximately 42 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Biola University.
A reported 42 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in La Mirada in 2010. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in La Mirada was $27,744 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,520 per year, on average, for room and board at La Mirada-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,522.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in La Mirada, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 197,500 elementary educators in California, 45,010 were working in the greater La Mirada area. La Mirada'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.
As an elementary educator in La Mirada, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,970 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.