Los Alamos has a general population of 11,909 and an overall student population of 683. Approximately 683 of Los Alamos's students are enrolled in schools that offer early childhood education programs.
University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus is the largest early childhood education school in Los Alamos, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Early Childhood Education program at University of New Mexico-Los Alamos Campus.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in early childhood education from early childhood education schools in Los Alamos in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,380 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Los Alamos early childhood education schools was an average of $15,588 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $920 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a early childhood education program in Los Alamos. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,913 per year, on average, for room and board at Los Alamos-based early childhood education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,634.
If you decide to work as an early childhood education professional in Los Alamos, your job prospects are average. The number of early childhood education professionals in Los Alamos is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.