Anderson has a general population of 25,514 and an overall student population of 2,373. Approximately 2,279 of Anderson's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Anderson, by student population, is Anderson University. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Anderson University with credentials in education.
In 2010, 53 students graduated with an education degree from one of Anderson's education schools. If you decide to attend a education school in Anderson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,212.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $32,562.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Anderson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 education professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Anderson area. The number of education professionals in Anderson is expected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Anderson is $44,900 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.