With an overall population of 23,906 and a student population of 5,497, approximately 3,057 of Johnstown students attend one of Johnstown's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Johnstown's largest elementary education school is University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown. Approximately 40 students graduated in 2010 from University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown with credentials in elementary education.
A reported 40 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Johnstown in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Johnstown's elementary education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $23,070 per year in instate tuition and $32,630 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Johnstown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board at Johnstown-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,534.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Johnstown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 60 elementary educators in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Johnstown area. The number of elementary educators in Johnstown 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 Johnstown is $45,290 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.