Park Forest has a general population of 23,462 and an overall student population of 5,674. Approximately 5,674 of Park Forest's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Governors State University is the largest education school in Park Forest, based on student population. In 2010, Governors State University graduated approximately 75 students with credentials in education.
A reported 100 students graduated with credentials in education in Park Forest in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Park Forest, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 84,620 education professionals in Illinois. Of these education professionals, 50,600 were working in the greater Park Forest area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Park Forest will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Park Forest is $61,070 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.