Framingham has a general population of 66,910 and an overall student population of 6,063. Approximately 5,989 of Framingham's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Framingham, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Framingham State University. In 2010, approximately 60 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Framingham State University.
A total of 60 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Framingham in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,938 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Framingham elementary education schools was an average of $25,018 per year in 2009.
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 $8,148 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,840.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Framingham, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 30,470 elementary educators in Massachusetts. Of these elementary educators, 1,280 were working in the greater Framingham area. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 9% in Framingham. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Framingham, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,060 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.