Lebanon has a general population of 3,523 and an overall student population of 3,284. Approximately 3,284 of Lebanon's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Lebanon's largest education school is McKendree University. Approximately 73 students graduated in 2010 from McKendree University with credentials in education.
In 2010, 141 students graduated with an education degree from one of Lebanon's education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,070 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,220 per year, on average, for room and board at Lebanon-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,110.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Lebanon, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 education professionals in Illinois were working in the greater Lebanon area. The number of education professionals in Lebanon is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Lebanon, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,350 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.