With an overall population of 13,704 and a student population of 2,243, approximately 2,191 of Miami students attend one of Miami's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Miami's largest elementary education school is Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College. In 2010, Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College graduated approximately 3 students from its elementary education program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Miami. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,449 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Miami elementary education schools was an average of $13,259 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $850 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Miami-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $3,858 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,156.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Miami, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 18,000 elementary educators in Oklahoma, 1,780 were working in the greater Miami area. Miami's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Miami is $38,700 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.