With an overall population of 4,098 and a student population of 2,361, approximately 2,361 of Farmington students attend one of Farmington's schools that offer elementary education programs.
University of Maine at Farmington is the largest elementary education school in Farmington, based on student population. In 2010, University of Maine at Farmington graduated approximately 63 students with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 63 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Farmington in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Farmington's elementary education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,616 per year in instate tuition and $28,032 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $720 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Farmington. 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.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Farmington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 elementary educators in Maine were working in the greater Farmington area. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 6% in Farmington. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Farmington, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,940 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.