Springfield has a total population of 65,358 and a student population of 6,163. Of these students, 1,934 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Springfield's largest elementary education school is Wittenberg University. In 2010, Wittenberg University graduated approximately 0 students from its elementary education program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $34,190 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Springfield. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,772 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 Springfield, your job prospects are average. There were 41,380 elementary educators working in Ohio and 570 working in the greater Springfield area in 2010. Springfield's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Springfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $56,450 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.