With an overall population of 8,075 and a student population of 5,532, approximately 5,532 of Oakdale students attend one of Oakdale's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Dowling College is the largest elementary education school in Oakdale, based on student population. Approximately 161 students graduated in 2010 from Dowling College with credentials in elementary education.
A total of 161 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Oakdale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Oakdale was $22,850 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Oakdale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Oakdale-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,950.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Oakdale, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 101,720 elementary educators in New York, 14,580 were working in the greater Oakdale area. The number of elementary educators in Oakdale is expected to 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 Oakdale is $87,640 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.