With an overall population of 9,425 and a student population of 7,486, approximately 4,299 of Potsdam students attend one of Potsdam's schools that offer early childhood education programs.
SUNY College at Potsdam is the largest early childhood education school in Potsdam, based on student population. In 2010, SUNY College at Potsdam graduated approximately 62 students from its early childhood education program.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with an early childhood education degree in Potsdam. Tuition in 2009 at Potsdam's early childhood education schools was $18,494 per year for instate students and $26,394 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a early childhood education program in Potsdam. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,570 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,724.
If you decide to work as an early childhood education professional in Potsdam, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 101,720 early childhood education professionals in New York, 2,870 were working in the greater Potsdam area. By the year 2018, the number of early childhood education professionals is expected to increase by 10% in Potsdam. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an early childhood education professional in Potsdam is $51,920 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for early childhood education professionals.