New London has a general population of 25,671 and an overall student population of 4,107. Approximately 961 of New London's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Mitchell College is the largest elementary education school in New London, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Mitchell College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an elementary education degree in New London. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in New London, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,627.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in New London. And if you live on campus at one of the New London-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $11,548 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,727.
Many elementary education graduates choose to work as elementary educators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New London, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 17,650 elementary educators in Connecticut. Of these elementary educators, 1,320 were working in the greater New London area. The number of elementary educators in New London is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in New London, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,290 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.