With an overall population of 635 and a student population of 527, approximately 527 of Elsah students attend one of Elsah's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Elsah, by student population, is Principia College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Teaching program at Principia College.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Elsah in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,040 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,730 per year, on average, for room and board at Elsah-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Elsah, your job prospects are good. There were 84,620 teachers working in Illinois and 12,220 working in the greater Elsah area in 2010. The government projects that the number of teachers in Elsah will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Elsah, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,350 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.