Davenport has a general population of 98,359 and an overall student population of 14,811. Approximately 3,729 of Davenport's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Davenport, the largest education school, by student population, is Saint Ambrose University. In 2010, approximately 32 students graduated from the Education program at Saint Ambrose University.
In 2010, 80 students graduated with an education degree in Davenport. If you decide to attend a education school in Davenport, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,590.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Davenport-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $8,255 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Davenport, your job prospects are good. There were 21,700 education professionals working in Iowa and 2,010 working in the greater Davenport area in 2010. Davenport's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 15% 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 Davenport is $43,310 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.