East Stroudsburg has a total population of 9,888 and a student population of 7,576. Of these students, 7,576 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in East Stroudsburg, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 100 students graduated in 2010 from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 100 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of East Stroudsburg's elementary education schools. Tuition in 2009 at East Stroudsburg's elementary education schools was $17,300 per year for instate students and $25,736 per year for out of state students.
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 elementary 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 elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,050.
If you plan on staying in East Stroudsburg after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in East Stroudsburg, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 elementary educators in Pennsylvania, 2,610 were working in the greater East Stroudsburg area. The number of elementary educators in East Stroudsburg is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in East Stroudsburg is $53,400 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.