There are 2 education schools in Champaign, Illinois. Champaign has a general population of 67,518 and an overall student population of 53,696. Approximately 53,514 of Champaign's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Champaign, by student population, is University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In 2010, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign graduated approximately 150 students from its education program.
A total of 504 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Champaign in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,522 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Champaign education schools was an average of $39,664 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Champaign. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,284 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,590.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Champaign, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 84,620 education professionals in Illinois, 1,460 were working in the greater Champaign area. The number of education professionals in Champaign is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Champaign is $48,100 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.
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