With an overall population of 6,185 and a student population of 7,346, approximately 7,346 of Clarion students attend one of Clarion's schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Clarion, by student population, is Clarion University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Clarion University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 242 students with credentials in education.
A total of 253 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Clarion in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Clarion's education schools was $18,210 per year for instate students and $23,868 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Clarion. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarion-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $6,884 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,780.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Clarion, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 education professionals in Pennsylvania, 2,850 were working in the greater Clarion area. The number of education professionals in Clarion is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Clarion, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,440 per year. This is lower than the average salary for education professionals in the state.