Chicopee has a general population of 54,653 and an overall student population of 1,260. Approximately 1,260 of Chicopee's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
College of Our Lady of the Elms is the largest education school in Chicopee, based on student population. Approximately 61 students graduated in 2010 from College of Our Lady of the Elms with credentials in education.
A total of 71 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Chicopee in 2010. If you decide to attend a education school in Chicopee, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,260.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Chicopee. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,446 per year, on average, for room and board at Chicopee-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,260.
If you plan on staying in Chicopee after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Chicopee, which is the most popular education profession, are average. In 2010, there were 30,470 education professionals in Massachusetts. Of these education professionals, 3,800 were working in the greater Chicopee area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Chicopee. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Chicopee is $59,090 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.