Skokie has a total population of 63,348 and a student population of 3,462. Of these students, 450 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Hebrew Theological College is the largest education school in Skokie, based on student population. In 2010, Hebrew Theological College graduated approximately 0 students from its education program.
If you decide to attend a education school in Skokie, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,335.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Skokie. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,220 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $24,250.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Skokie, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 84,620 education professionals in Illinois, 50,600 were working in the greater Skokie area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Skokie. 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 Skokie is $61,070 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.