With an overall population of 21,153 and a student population of 5,847, approximately 5,847 of Romeoville students attend one of Romeoville's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Romeoville, by student population, is Lewis University. In 2010, approximately 60 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Lewis University.
In 2010, 60 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Romeoville's elementary education schools. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Romeoville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,990.
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 Romeoville-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $8,700 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,890.
Many elementary education graduates choose to work as elementary educators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Romeoville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 elementary educators in Illinois were working in the greater Romeoville area. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 16% in Romeoville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Romeoville, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.