With an overall population of 14,788 and a student population of 1,176, approximately 1,176 of Phoenixville students attend one of Phoenixville's schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Phoenixville, the largest education school, by student population, is Valley Forge Christian College. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Valley Forge Christian College with credentials in education.
A total of 23 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Phoenixville in 2010. If you decide to attend a education school in Phoenixville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,932.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $794 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Phoenixville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,296 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,128.
If you plan on staying in Phoenixville after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Phoenixville, which is the most popular education profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 education professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Phoenixville area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Phoenixville will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Phoenixville, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,920 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.