Westerville has a total population of 35,318 and a student population of 4,495. Of these students, 3,063 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Westerville, by student population, is Otterbein University. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from Otterbein University with credentials in education.
A reported 45 students graduated with credentials in education in Westerville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,321 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,068 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Westerville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,374 per year, on average, for room and board at Westerville-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Westerville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 41,380 education professionals in Ohio, 8,270 were working in the greater Westerville area. Westerville's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Westerville is $57,450 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.