Wilburton has a general population of 2,972 and an overall student population of 2,084. Approximately 2,084 of Wilburton's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Wilburton, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Eastern Oklahoma State College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Eastern Oklahoma State College.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Wilburton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Wilburton's elementary education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,992 per year in instate tuition and $13,622 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,251 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Wilburton. And if you live on campus at one of the Wilburton-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $4,848 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,258.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Wilburton, your job prospects are good. There were 18,000 elementary educators working in Oklahoma and 2,590 working in the greater Wilburton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 17% in Wilburton. 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 Wilburton is $38,060 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.