With an overall population of 12,375 and a student population of 9,512, approximately 9,512 of Bloomsburg students attend one of Bloomsburg's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Bloomsburg, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 190 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 190 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Bloomsburg's elementary education schools. Tuition in 2009 at Bloomsburg's elementary education schools was $19,400 per year for instate students and $27,836 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bloomsburg-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $6,588 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Bloomsburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 elementary educators in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Bloomsburg area. Bloomsburg's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Bloomsburg is $53,400 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.