Chambersburg has a general population of 17,862 and an overall student population of 996. Approximately 840 of Chambersburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Chambersburg, the largest education school, by student population, is Wilson College. In 2010, Wilson College graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in education.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an education degree in Chambersburg. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Chambersburg was $26,930 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year. 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 education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,010.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Chambersburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 education professionals in Pennsylvania, 2,870 were working in the greater Chambersburg area. The number of 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 education professionals.
As an education professional in Chambersburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,220 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.