With an overall population of 4,184 and a student population of 2,555, approximately 2,515 of Waynesburg students attend one of Waynesburg's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Waynesburg's largest elementary education school is Waynesburg University. In 2010, Waynesburg University graduated approximately 21 students from its elementary education program.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Waynesburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Waynesburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,760.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Waynesburg-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many elementary education graduates choose to work as elementary educators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Waynesburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,900 elementary educators working in Pennsylvania and 2,850 working in the greater Waynesburg area in 2010. Waynesburg's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Waynesburg is $51,440 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.