Bristol has a total population of 24,821 and a student population of 1,804. Of these students, 1,804 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Bristol's largest elementary education school is King College. In 2010, King College graduated approximately 7 students from its elementary education program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Bristol in 2010. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Bristol, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,880.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bristol-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,418 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,980.
If you plan on staying in Bristol after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Bristol, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. There were 33,140 elementary educators working in Tennessee and 1,370 working in the greater Bristol area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 18% in Bristol. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Bristol is $45,510 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.