If you decide that you want to get an elementary education degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 elementary education schools in Albany, New York. Albany has a total population of 95,658 and a student population of 67,253. Of these students, 23,178 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Albany's largest elementary education school is The College of Saint Rose. In 2010, The College of Saint Rose graduated approximately 185 students with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 196 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Albany's elementary education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,787 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Albany elementary education schools was an average of $31,737 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Albany. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,897 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,752.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Albany, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 101,720 elementary educators in New York. Of these elementary educators, 3,640 were working in the greater Albany area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Albany will increase by 10% 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 Albany is $53,130 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.
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