With an overall population of 8,994 and a student population of 2,066, approximately 1,984 of Latrobe students attend one of Latrobe's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Latrobe, by student population, is Saint Vincent College. In 2010, Saint Vincent College graduated approximately 37 students with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Latrobe's elementary education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,591 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Latrobe. And if you live on campus at one of the Latrobe-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $8,184 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Latrobe, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 elementary educators in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Latrobe area. The number of elementary educators in Latrobe 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 Latrobe is $49,830 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.