With an overall population of 11,182 and a student population of 4,688, approximately 4,688 of Benton Harbor students attend one of Benton Harbor's schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Benton Harbor, the largest education school, by student population, is Lake Michigan College. In 2010, Lake Michigan College graduated approximately 1 students from its education program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an education degree in Benton Harbor. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,105 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,700 for education related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Benton Harbor, your job prospects are not very good. There were 40,100 education professionals working in Michigan and 570 working in the greater Benton Harbor area in 2010. Benton Harbor's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Benton Harbor is $51,350 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.