Hammond has a general population of 83,048 and an overall student population of 10,133. Approximately 10,133 of Hammond's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Hammond's largest elementary education school is Purdue University-Calumet Campus. In 2010, approximately 47 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Purdue University-Calumet Campus.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Hammond's elementary education schools. If you decide to attend one of Hammond's elementary education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,585 per year in instate tuition and $24,872 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,125 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,680 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,545.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Hammond is $50,450 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.