With an overall population of 37,844 and a student population of 8,990, approximately 8,990 of Farmington students attend one of Farmington's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Farmington, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is San Juan College. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at San Juan College.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Farmington in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $768 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Farmington.
Many elementary education graduates choose to work as elementary educators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Farmington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 elementary educators in New Mexico were working in the greater Farmington area. Farmington's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Farmington is $48,140 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.