Newark, Delaware has 2 elementary education schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in elementary education. With an overall population of 28,547 and a student population of 28,560, approximately 28,432 of Newark students attend one of Newark's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Newark, by student population, is University of Delaware. In 2010, approximately 137 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at University of Delaware.
In 2010, 148 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Newark's elementary education schools. Tuition in 2009 at Newark's elementary education schools was $21,094 per year for instate students and $34,794 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,066 per year, on average, for room and board at Newark-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,261.
If you plan on staying in Newark after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Newark, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are average. In 2010, there were 4,670 elementary educators in Delaware. Of these elementary educators, 3,400 were working in the greater Newark area. The number of elementary educators in Newark is expected to increase by 9% 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 Newark is $55,030 per year, which is the same as the average for elementary educators state-wide.
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