Elizabethtown has a total population of 11,887 and a student population of 2,361. Of these students, 2,361 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Elizabethtown's largest elementary education school is Elizabethtown College. In 2010, approximately 53 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Elizabethtown College.
In 2010, 53 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Elizabethtown's elementary education schools. In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Elizabethtown was $31,800 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Elizabethtown-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Elizabethtown, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,900 elementary educators working in Pennsylvania and 2,910 working in the greater Elizabethtown area in 2010. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Elizabethtown will 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 Elizabethtown is $57,960 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.