There are 2 early childhood education schools in Shreveport, Louisiana. Shreveport has a total population of 200,145 and a student population of 10,323. Of these students, 7,681 are enrolled in schools that offer early childhood education programs.
The largest early childhood education school in Shreveport, by student population, is Louisiana State University-Shreveport. In 2010, Louisiana State University-Shreveport graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in early childhood education.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with an early childhood education degree in Shreveport. If you decide to attend one of Shreveport's early childhood education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,036 per year in instate tuition and $14,166 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for early childhood education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,140 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,437.
Many early childhood education graduates choose to work as early childhood education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Shreveport, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 27,100 early childhood education professionals in Louisiana, 2,740 were working in the greater Shreveport area. Shreveport's early childhood education professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an early childhood education professional in Shreveport is $46,770 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for early childhood education professionals.
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