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 elementary education programs.
Chambersburg's largest elementary education school is Wilson College. In 2010, Wilson College graduated approximately 19 students from its elementary education program.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Chambersburg's elementary education schools. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Chambersburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,930.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,070 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $30,010.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Chambersburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 elementary educators in Pennsylvania, 2,870 were working in the greater Chambersburg area. Chambersburg'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.
As an elementary educator in Chambersburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,220 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.