Caldwell has a total population of 7,584 and a student population of 2,284. Of these students, 2,284 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Caldwell, by student population, is Caldwell College. In 2010, Caldwell College graduated approximately 37 students from its elementary education program.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Caldwell's elementary education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,600 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Caldwell-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,600.
If you plan on staying in Caldwell after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Caldwell, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are average. In 2010, there were 50,800 elementary educators in New Jersey. Of these elementary educators, 12,080 were working in the greater Caldwell area. The number of elementary educators in Caldwell is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Caldwell is $59,890 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.