Tulsa, Oklahoma has 2 elementary education schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in elementary education. Tulsa has a total population of 393,049 and a student population of 33,166. Of these students, 7,327 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Tulsa, by student population, is Oral Roberts University. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Oral Roberts University.
A total of 34 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Tulsa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Tulsa was $23,171 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,440 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,587 per year, on average, for room and board at Tulsa-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Tulsa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 18,000 elementary educators in Oklahoma, 4,800 were working in the greater Tulsa area. The number of elementary educators in Tulsa is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Tulsa, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,180 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.