Monmouth has a general population of 7,741 and an overall student population of 5,649. Approximately 5,649 of Monmouth's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Western Oregon University is the largest elementary education school in Monmouth, based on student population. In 2010, Western Oregon University graduated approximately 123 students from its elementary education program.
A total of 123 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Monmouth in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Monmouth's elementary education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,981 per year in instate tuition and $30,036 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,125 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Monmouth. And if you live on campus at one of the Monmouth-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $8,116 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,773.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Monmouth, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 15,190 elementary educators in Oregon. Of these elementary educators, 1,720 were working in the greater Monmouth area. The number of elementary educators in Monmouth is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Monmouth, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,010 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.