With an overall population of 3,954 and a student population of 5,849, approximately 2,319 of Alfred students attend one of Alfred's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Alfred, by student population, is Alfred University. In 2010, Alfred University graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Alfred. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Alfred, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,246.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,174 per year, on average, for room and board at Alfred-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many elementary education graduates choose to work as elementary educators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alfred, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 101,720 elementary educators in New York. Of these elementary educators, 2,230 were working in the greater Alfred area. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 10% in Alfred. 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 Alfred is $49,710 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.