East Stroudsburg has a general population of 9,888 and an overall student population of 7,576. Approximately 7,576 of East Stroudsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is the largest education school in East Stroudsburg, based on student population. In 2010, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 110 students with credentials in education.
A reported 404 students graduated with credentials in education in East Stroudsburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,300 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all East Stroudsburg education schools was an average of $25,736 per year in 2009.
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 education program in East Stroudsburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,418 per year, on average, for room and board at East Stroudsburg-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,050.
If you decide to work as an education professional in East Stroudsburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 education professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater East Stroudsburg area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in East Stroudsburg will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in East Stroudsburg is $53,400 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.