Jenkintown has a general population of 4,478 and an overall student population of 952. Approximately 952 of Jenkintown's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Jenkintown, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Manor College. In 2010, Manor College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Jenkintown. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Jenkintown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,626.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,060 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,972 per year, on average, for room and board at Jenkintown-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,223.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Jenkintown, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,900 elementary educators working in Pennsylvania and 17,690 working in the greater Jenkintown area in 2010. The number of elementary educators in Jenkintown 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 Jenkintown is $51,920 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.