Saratoga Springs has a total population of 26,186 and a student population of 17,195. Of these students, 2,727 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Skidmore College is the largest elementary education school in Saratoga Springs, based on student population. In 2010, Skidmore College graduated approximately 7 students from its elementary education program.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Saratoga Springs in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,420 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,304 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,776 per year, on average, for room and board at Saratoga Springs-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 Saratoga Springs, 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 Saratoga Springs area. Saratoga Springs's elementary educator workforce is projected 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 Saratoga Springs is $53,130 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.