Hillsboro has a total population of 2,854 and a student population of 640. Of these students, 640 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Hillsboro, by student population, is Tabor College. In 2010, Tabor College graduated approximately 6 students from its elementary education program.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Hillsboro in 2010. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Hillsboro, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,660.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,870 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 Hillsboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 17,840 elementary educators in Kansas. Of these elementary educators, 5,750 were working in the greater Hillsboro area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Hillsboro will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Hillsboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,890 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.