Frostburg has a total population of 7,873 and a student population of 5,385. Of these students, 5,385 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Frostburg's largest elementary education school is Frostburg State University. In 2010, Frostburg State University graduated approximately 62 students from its elementary education program.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Frostburg. If you decide to attend one of Frostburg's elementary education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,004 per year in instate tuition and $27,200 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Frostburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Frostburg-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,386 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,934.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Frostburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,380 elementary educators in Maryland. Of these elementary educators, 110 were working in the greater Frostburg area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Frostburg will increase by 7% 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 Frostburg is $100,490 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.