With an overall population of 16,964 and a student population of 9,616, approximately 9,616 of South Orange students attend one of South Orange's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Seton Hall University is the largest elementary education school in South Orange, based on student population. Approximately 47 students graduated in 2010 from Seton Hall University with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of South Orange's elementary education schools. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in South Orange, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,470.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in South Orange. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board at South Orange-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
If you plan on staying in South Orange after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in South Orange, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 elementary educators in New Jersey were working in the greater South Orange area. The number of elementary educators in South Orange is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in South Orange, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,890 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.