Chambersburg has a total population of 17,862 and a student population of 996. Of these students, 840 are enrolled in schools that offer early childhood education programs.
Wilson College is the largest early childhood education school in Chambersburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Early Childhood Education program at Wilson College.
If you decide to attend a early childhood education school in Chambersburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,930.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a early childhood education program in Chambersburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,070 per year, on average, for room and board at Chambersburg-based early childhood education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,010.
If you decide to work as an early childhood education professional in Chambersburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,900 early childhood education professionals working in Pennsylvania and 2,870 working in the greater Chambersburg area in 2010. The number of early childhood education professionals in Chambersburg is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an early childhood education professional in Chambersburg is $55,220 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for early childhood education professionals.