Chadron has a general population of 5,634 and an overall student population of 2,712. Approximately 2,712 of Chadron's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Chadron, by student population, is Chadron State College. In 2010, approximately 40 students graduated from the Education program at Chadron State College.
A total of 92 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Chadron in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Chadron's education schools was $13,280 per year for instate students and $16,950 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,888 per year, on average, for room and board at Chadron-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Chadron, your job prospects are good. There were 10,970 education professionals working in Nebraska and 1,400 working in the greater Chadron area in 2010. Chadron's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Chadron is $43,360 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.