Edinboro has a general population of 6,950 and an overall student population of 8,286. Approximately 8,286 of Edinboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Edinboro's largest elementary education school is Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 148 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 148 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Edinboro. Tuition in 2009 at Edinboro's elementary education schools was $17,946 per year for instate students and $20,828 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Edinboro-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,430 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Edinboro after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Edinboro, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are not very good. There were 81,900 elementary educators working in Pennsylvania and 1,630 working in the greater Edinboro area in 2010. Edinboro's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Edinboro is $47,880 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.