Bradford has a general population of 9,175 and an overall student population of 1,657. Approximately 1,657 of Bradford's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford is the largest elementary education school in Bradford, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at University of Pittsburgh-Bradford.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Bradford in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,148 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bradford elementary education schools was an average of $32,708 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,480 per year, on average, for room and board at Bradford-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,502.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Bradford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 81,900 elementary educators in Pennsylvania. Of these elementary educators, 3,040 were working in the greater Bradford area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Bradford will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Bradford is $47,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.