With an overall population of 20,942 and a student population of 4,493, approximately 4,493 of Biddeford students attend one of Biddeford's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Biddeford, by student population, is University of New England. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from University of New England with credentials in elementary education.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Biddeford in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,920 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Biddeford-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Biddeford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 elementary educators in Maine were working in the greater Biddeford area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Biddeford will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Biddeford is $43,940 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.