Stillwater has a general population of 39,065 and an overall student population of 23,639. Approximately 23,033 of Stillwater's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Stillwater's largest elementary education school is Oklahoma State University-Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 117 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Oklahoma State University-Main Campus.
In 2010, 117 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Stillwater. Tuition in 2009 at Stillwater's elementary education schools was $19,082 per year for instate students and $29,436 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $980 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,402 per year, on average, for room and board at Stillwater-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Stillwater after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Stillwater, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. There were 18,000 elementary educators working in Oklahoma and 1,530 working in the greater Stillwater area in 2010. The number of elementary educators in Stillwater is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Stillwater is $39,430 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.