York has a general population of 40,862 and an overall student population of 10,303. Approximately 5,564 of York's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in York, by student population, is York College Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 61 students graduated from the Education program at York College Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 127 students graduated with an education degree from one of York's education schools. If you decide to attend a education school in York, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,460.
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 education program in York. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,080 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,160.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in York, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 education professionals in Pennsylvania, 2,430 were working in the greater York area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 2% in York. 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 York is $59,870 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.