With an overall population of 18,970 and a student population of 4,388, approximately 4,388 of Berea students attend one of Berea's schools that offer early childhood education programs.
Baldwin-Wallace College is the largest early childhood education school in Berea, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 33 students graduated from the Early Childhood Education program at Baldwin-Wallace College.
A reported 33 students graduated with credentials in early childhood education in Berea in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,230 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,220 for early childhood education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,960 per year, on average, for room and board at Berea-based early childhood education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an early childhood education professional in Berea, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 41,380 early childhood education professionals in Ohio. Of these early childhood education professionals, 6,150 were working in the greater Berea area. By the year 2018, the number of early childhood education professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Berea. 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 Berea is $61,970 per year, which is higher than the average for early childhood education professionals state-wide.