With an overall population of 18,064 and a student population of 3,388, approximately 3,388 of Newberg students attend one of Newberg's schools that offer elementary education programs.
George Fox University is the largest elementary education school in Newberg, based on student population. In 2010, George Fox University graduated approximately 32 students with credentials in elementary education.
A reported 32 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Newberg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,180 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Newberg-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,080.
If you plan on staying in Newberg after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Newberg, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 15,190 elementary educators in Oregon. Of these elementary educators, 8,330 were working in the greater Newberg area. The number of elementary educators in Newberg is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Newberg is $54,000 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.