Grove City has a general population of 8,024 and an overall student population of 2,530. Approximately 2,530 of Grove City's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Grove City, the largest education school, by student population, is Grove City College. In 2010, approximately 46 students graduated from the Education program at Grove City College.
In 2010, 69 students graduated with an education degree from one of Grove City's education schools. If you decide to attend a education school in Grove City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,590.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Grove City-based 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.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Grove City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 35 education professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Grove City area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Grove City. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Grove City is $54,350 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.