Valparaiso has a general population of 27,428 and an overall student population of 4,144. Approximately 4,065 of Valparaiso's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Valparaiso, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Valparaiso University. In 2010, Valparaiso University graduated approximately 26 students from its elementary education program.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Valparaiso in 2010. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Valparaiso was $28,320 per year, on average.
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 elementary education program in Valparaiso. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,960 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $31,160.
As an elementary educator in Valparaiso, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,450 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.