With an overall population of 5,670 and a student population of 2,027, approximately 2,027 of Henderson students attend one of Henderson's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Henderson, by student population, is Freed-Hardeman University. In 2010, Freed-Hardeman University graduated approximately 0 students from its elementary education program.
In 2009 tuition at elementary education schools in Henderson was $14,998 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,000 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,090 per year, on average, for room and board at Henderson-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,648.
Many elementary education graduates choose to work as elementary educators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Henderson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 35 elementary educators in Tennessee were working in the greater Henderson area. Henderson's elementary educator workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Henderson is $44,770 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.