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 elementary education programs.
Peru's largest elementary education school is Peru State College. Approximately 54 students graduated in 2010 from Peru State College with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 54 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Peru in 2010. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Peru was $4,946 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for elementary 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. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,396.
Many elementary education graduates choose to work as elementary educators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Peru, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,970 elementary educators in Nebraska. Of these elementary educators, 720 were working in the greater Peru area. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 16% in Peru. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Peru, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,370 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.