Gettysburg has a total population of 7,490 and a student population of 2,710. Of these students, 2,547 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Gettysburg College is the largest education school in Gettysburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Education program at Gettysburg College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an education degree from one of Gettysburg's education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $39,140 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $500 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,360 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Gettysburg after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Gettysburg, which is the most popular education profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 education professionals in Pennsylvania, 2,870 were working in the greater Gettysburg area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Gettysburg will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Gettysburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,220 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.