Belleville has a general population of 41,410 and an overall student population of 14,458. Approximately 14,440 of Belleville's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Belleville, the largest education school, by student population, is Southwestern Illinois College. In 2010, Southwestern Illinois College graduated approximately 3 students from its education program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an education degree in Belleville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,380 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,008 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Belleville.
If you plan on staying in Belleville after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Belleville, which is the most popular education profession, are good. In 2010, of the 84,620 education professionals in Illinois, 12,220 were working in the greater Belleville area. The number of education professionals in Belleville is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Belleville is $49,350 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.