Huntingdon has a general population of 6,918 and an overall student population of 1,549. Approximately 1,468 of Huntingdon's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Huntingdon's largest education school is Juniata College. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Education program at Juniata College.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Huntingdon in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,550 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Huntingdon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,650 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Huntingdon after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Huntingdon, which is the most popular education profession, are not very good. There were 81,900 education professionals working in Pennsylvania and 3,040 working in the greater Huntingdon area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Huntingdon. 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 Huntingdon is $47,960 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.