Crete has a total population of 6,028 and a student population of 964. Of these students, 964 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Crete's largest education school is Doane College. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Education program at Doane College.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with an education degree in Crete. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Crete was $21,040 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,970 per year, on average, for room and board at Crete-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,990.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Crete, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 education professionals in Nebraska were working in the greater Crete area. Crete's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Crete, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,370 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.