Kankakee has a total population of 27,491 and a student population of 4,298. Of these students, 4,298 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Kankakee, the largest education school, by student population, is Kankakee Community College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Kankakee Community College with credentials in education.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Kankakee in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Kankakee was $2,688 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $980 for education related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Kankakee after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Kankakee, which is the most popular education profession, are good. There were 84,620 education professionals working in Illinois and 720 working in the greater Kankakee area in 2010. Kankakee's education professional workforce is projected 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 Kankakee is $46,100 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.