With an overall population of 776,733 and a student population of 102,501, approximately 9,008 of San Francisco students attend one of San Francisco's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in San Francisco, by student population, is University of San Francisco. In 2010, University of San Francisco graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of San Francisco's elementary education schools. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in San Francisco, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $34,770.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the San Francisco-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $11,540 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in San Francisco after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in San Francisco, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 33 elementary educators in California were working in the greater San Francisco area. San Francisco'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 San Francisco is $60,940 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.