Stockton has a total population of 243,771 and a student population of 30,318. Of these students, 6,401 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
University of the Pacific is the largest elementary education school in Stockton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at University of the Pacific.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Stockton's elementary education schools. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Stockton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $32,230.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,566 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,616 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 Stockton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 197,500 elementary educators in California. Of these elementary educators, 4,330 were working in the greater Stockton area. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 18% in Stockton. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Stockton is $55,630 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.