Huntingdon has a total population of 6,918 and a student population of 1,549. Of these students, 1,468 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Huntingdon's largest elementary education school is Juniata College. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Juniata College.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Huntingdon in 2010. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Huntingdon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,550.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary 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 at Huntingdon-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Huntingdon after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Huntingdon, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are not very good. There were 81,900 elementary educators working in Pennsylvania and 3,040 working in the greater Huntingdon area in 2010. The number of elementary educators in Huntingdon is expected 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 Huntingdon is $47,960 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.