Frankfort has a general population of 27,741 and an overall student population of 2,834. Approximately 2,834 of Frankfort's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Frankfort's largest elementary education school is Kentucky State University. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Kentucky State University.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Frankfort in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Frankfort's elementary education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,466 per year in instate tuition and $24,428 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,480 per year, on average, for room and board at Frankfort-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Frankfort after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Frankfort, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. In 2010, there were 18,790 elementary educators in Kentucky. Of these elementary educators, 2,320 were working in the greater Frankfort area. Frankfort's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. 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 Frankfort is $46,450 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.