Farmington has a total population of 4,098 and a student population of 2,361. Of these students, 2,361 are enrolled in schools that offer early childhood education programs.
University of Maine at Farmington is the largest early childhood education school in Farmington, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the Early Childhood Education program at University of Maine at Farmington.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with an early childhood education degree in Farmington. Tuition in 2009 at Farmington's early childhood education schools was $19,616 per year for instate students and $28,032 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $720 for early childhood education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,552 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,000.
If you decide to work as an early childhood education professional in Farmington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 920 early childhood education professionals in Maine, 310 were working in the greater Farmington area. The government projects that the number of early childhood education professionals in Farmington will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an early childhood education professional in Farmington is $47,570 per year, which is higher than the average for early childhood education professionals state-wide.