Bourbonnais has a total population of 15,256 and a student population of 4,666. Of these students, 4,666 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Bourbonnais, by student population, is Olivet Nazarene University. In 2010, approximately 69 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Olivet Nazarene University.
A total of 69 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Bourbonnais in 2010. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Bourbonnais, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,590.
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, you will face an additional expense of $6,750 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,890.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Bourbonnais, your job prospects are good. There were 84,620 elementary educators working in Illinois and 720 working in the greater Bourbonnais area in 2010. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Bourbonnais will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Bourbonnais, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,100 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.