With an overall population of 9,149 and a student population of 5,329, approximately 5,329 of Lock Haven students attend one of Lock Haven's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Of the 1 elementary education schools in Lock Haven, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Lock Haven University. In 2010, Lock Haven University graduated approximately 56 students from its elementary education program.
A total of 56 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Lock Haven in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Lock Haven's elementary education schools was $17,000 per year for instate students and $23,436 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,139 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Lock Haven. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,736 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Lock Haven, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 elementary educators in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Lock Haven area. Lock Haven's elementary educator workforce is projected 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 Lock Haven is $47,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.