Deerfield has a total population of 18,420 and a student population of 2,730. Of these students, 2,730 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Trinity International University is the largest elementary education school in Deerfield, based on student population. In 2010, Trinity International University graduated approximately 34 students from its elementary education program.
A total of 34 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Deerfield in 2010. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Deerfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,370.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,120 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Deerfield. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,430 per year, on average, for room and board at Deerfield-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Deerfield after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Deerfield, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. In 2010, of the 84,620 elementary educators in Illinois, 5,200 were working in the greater Deerfield area. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 16% in Deerfield. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Deerfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,900 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.