Binghamton has a general population of 47,380 and an overall student population of 21,906. Approximately 14,709 of Binghamton's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
SUNY at Binghamton is the largest elementary education school in Binghamton, based on student population. In 2010, SUNY at Binghamton graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Binghamton in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Binghamton's elementary education schools was $19,175 per year for instate students and $27,075 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Binghamton-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,614 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Binghamton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 101,720 elementary educators in New York. Of these elementary educators, 1,070 were working in the greater Binghamton area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Binghamton will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Binghamton is $55,670 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.