Lakewood has a total population of 36,065 and a student population of 9,996. Of these students, 3,023 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Lakewood's largest elementary education school is Georgian Court University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Georgian Court University.
In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Lakewood was $24,490 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lakewood-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $9,386 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,040.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Lakewood, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 elementary educators in New Jersey were working in the greater Lakewood area. The number of elementary educators in Lakewood is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Lakewood is $58,470 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.