There are 2 early childhood education schools in Spartanburg, South Carolina. With an overall population of 39,673 and a student population of 15,469, approximately 7,123 of Spartanburg students attend one of Spartanburg's schools that offer early childhood education programs.
The largest early childhood education school in Spartanburg, by student population, is University of South Carolina-Upstate. In 2010, University of South Carolina-Upstate graduated approximately 76 students from its early childhood education program.
A total of 99 students graduated with credentials in early childhood education from early childhood education schools in Spartanburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Spartanburg's early childhood education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $26,591 per year in instate tuition and $30,912 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for early childhood education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Spartanburg-based early childhood education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,120 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,762.
After graduating with your credentials in early childhood education, if you decide to work as an early childhood education professional in Spartanburg, your job prospects are good. There were 21,900 early childhood education professionals working in South Carolina and 1,290 working in the greater Spartanburg area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of early childhood education professionals is expected to increase by 19% in Spartanburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.
As an early childhood education professional in Spartanburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,620 per year. This is higher than the average salary for early childhood education professionals in the state.
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