Hastings has a general population of 24,064 and an overall student population of 1,173. Approximately 1,154 of Hastings's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Hastings, the largest education school, by student population, is Hastings College. In 2010, Hastings College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in education.
A total of 28 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Hastings in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Hastings was $21,782 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Hastings after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Hastings, which is the most popular education profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 education professionals in Nebraska were working in the greater Hastings area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Hastings. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Hastings is $44,810 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.