Frederick has a general population of 52,767 and an overall student population of 8,927. Approximately 6,233 of Frederick's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Frederick, by student population, is Frederick Community College. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Frederick Community College with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Frederick. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Frederick was $2,631 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Frederick.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Frederick, your job prospects are good. There were 28,420 elementary educators working in Maryland and 3,380 working in the greater Frederick area in 2010. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Frederick will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Frederick is $70,820 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.