Presque Isle has a total population of 9,511 and a student population of 2,565. Of these students, 1,436 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Presque Isle, by student population, is University of Maine at Presque Isle. In 2010, approximately 44 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at University of Maine at Presque Isle.
A reported 44 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Presque Isle in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Presque Isle's elementary education schools was $16,860 per year for instate students and $26,010 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,564 per year, on average, for room and board at Presque Isle-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,116.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Presque Isle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 elementary educators in Maine were working in the greater Presque Isle area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Presque Isle will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Presque Isle, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,650 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.