Slippery Rock has a total population of 3,068 and a student population of 8,648. Of these students, 8,648 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Slippery Rock's largest education school is Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 152 students with credentials in education.
A reported 295 students graduated with credentials in education in Slippery Rock in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,032 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Slippery Rock education schools was an average of $21,913 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,363 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,554 per year, on average, for room and board at Slippery Rock-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Slippery Rock, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 education professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Slippery Rock area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Slippery Rock. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Slippery Rock is $49,830 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.