With an overall population of 28,978 and a student population of 3,121, approximately 3,121 of Northampton students attend one of Northampton's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Smith College is the largest elementary education school in Northampton, based on student population. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Smith College with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Northampton. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Northampton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $37,758.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,622 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Northampton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 30,470 elementary educators in Massachusetts. Of these elementary educators, 3,800 were working in the greater Northampton area. The number of elementary educators in Northampton is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Northampton, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,090 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.