If you are interested in pursuing early childhood education, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 early childhood education schools in Jackson, Michigan. Jackson has a total population of 36,316 and a student population of 10,161. Of these students, 10,161 are enrolled in schools that offer early childhood education programs.
Baker College of Jackson is the largest early childhood education school in Jackson, based on student population. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Baker College of Jackson with credentials in early childhood education.
A reported 28 students graduated with credentials in early childhood education in Jackson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,435 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Jackson early childhood education schools was an average of $15,755 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,452 for early childhood education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Jackson-based early childhood education schools, you will have an added expense of $5,940 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,455.
If you decide to work as an early childhood education professional in Jackson, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,100 early childhood education professionals in Michigan. Of these early childhood education professionals, 1,000 were working in the greater Jackson area. Jackson's early childhood education professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an early childhood education professional in Jackson is $54,710 per year, which is lower than the average for early childhood education professionals state-wide.
2111 Emmons Rd, Jackson, Michigan 49201-8399
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2800 Springport Rd, Jackson, Michigan 49202-1290
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