Bangor has a general population of 31,473 and an overall student population of 6,099. Approximately 2,881 of Bangor's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Husson University is the largest elementary education school in Bangor, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Husson University.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Bangor's elementary education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,990 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Bangor. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,994 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,290.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Bangor, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,710 elementary educators working in Maine and 170 working in the greater Bangor area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 6% in Bangor. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Bangor, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,850 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.