Albany has a general population of 40,852 and an overall student population of 6,512. Approximately 6,512 of Albany's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Albany, by student population, is Linn-Benton Community College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Linn-Benton Community College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Albany's elementary education schools. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Albany, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,108.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,260 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Albany.
If you plan on staying in Albany after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Albany, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are not very good. There were 15,190 elementary educators working in Oregon and 440 working in the greater Albany area in 2010. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Albany will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Albany is $49,350 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.