With an overall population of 8,024 and a student population of 2,530, approximately 2,530 of Grove City students attend one of Grove City's schools that offer early childhood education programs.
Of the 1 early childhood education schools in Grove City, the largest early childhood education school, by student population, is Grove City College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Early Childhood Education program at Grove City College.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in early childhood education in Grove City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,590 per year in tuition costs.
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 early childhood education program in Grove City. And if you live on campus at one of the Grove City-based early childhood education schools, you will have an added expense of $6,824 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an early childhood education professional in Grove City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 early childhood education professionals in Pennsylvania, 1,620 were working in the greater Grove City area. By the year 2018, the number of early childhood education professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Grove City. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an early childhood education professional in Grove City is $54,350 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for early childhood education professionals.