With an overall population of 2,290 and a student population of 2,080, approximately 2,080 of Emmitsburg students attend one of Emmitsburg's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Mount St. Mary's University is the largest elementary education school in Emmitsburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 39 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Mount St. Mary's University.
A total of 39 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Emmitsburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Emmitsburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $29,020.
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 $9,878 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,270.
If you plan on staying in Emmitsburg after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Emmitsburg, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. In 2010, of the 28,420 elementary educators in Maryland, 3,380 were working in the greater Emmitsburg area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Emmitsburg will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Emmitsburg is $70,820 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.