Cheyney's largest elementary education school is Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Cheyney in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Cheyney's elementary education schools was $20,008 per year for instate students and $28,444 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cheyney-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,746 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,670.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Cheyney, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 elementary educators in Pennsylvania, 17,690 were working in the greater Cheyney area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Cheyney will 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 Cheyney, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,920 per year. This is higher than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.