With an overall population of 6,319 and a student population of 1,717, approximately 1,717 of Seward students attend one of Seward's schools that offer education programs.
Seward's largest education school is Concordia University. In 2010, approximately 37 students graduated from the Education program at Concordia University.
A reported 114 students graduated with credentials in education in Seward in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,250 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,520 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Seward, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 education professionals in Nebraska were working in the greater Seward area. Seward'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.