Canton has a total population of 15,288 and a student population of 2,194. Of these students, 2,118 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Spoon River College is the largest education school in Canton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Education program at Spoon River College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an education degree from one of Canton's education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,670 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,410 for education related books and supplies every year.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Canton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 84,620 education professionals in Illinois. Of these education professionals, 3,160 were working in the greater Canton area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Canton. 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 Canton is $43,390 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.