Peru has a total population of 569 and a student population of 2,492. Of these students, 2,492 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Peru State College is the largest education school in Peru, based on student population. Approximately 123 students graduated in 2010 from Peru State College with credentials in education.
A reported 219 students graduated with credentials in education in Peru in 2010. If you decide to attend a education school in Peru, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,946.
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 $4,962 per year, on average, for room and board at Peru-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,396.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Peru, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 education professionals in Nebraska were working in the greater Peru area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Peru. 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 Peru is $51,370 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.