Palatine has a general population of 65,479 and an overall student population of 15,711. Approximately 15,711 of Palatine's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Palatine's largest education school is Harper College. In 2010, Harper College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in education.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an education degree from one of Palatine's education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,610 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Palatine, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 84,620 education professionals in Illinois, 50,600 were working in the greater Palatine area. Palatine'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 Palatine is $61,070 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.