Machias has a general population of 1,376 and an overall student population of 964. Approximately 964 of Machias's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
University of Maine at Machias is the largest elementary education school in Machias, based on student population. In 2010, University of Maine at Machias graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in elementary education.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Machias in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Machias's elementary education schools was $17,011 per year for instate students and $27,751 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,236 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Machias after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Machias, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,710 elementary educators in Maine. Of these elementary educators, 290 were working in the greater Machias area. Machias's elementary educator workforce is projected to 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 Machias is $36,650 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.