With an overall population of 7,871 and a student population of 1,461, approximately 1,001 of Pulaski students attend one of Pulaski's schools that offer elementary education programs.
Pulaski's largest elementary education school is Martin Methodist College. In 2010, Martin Methodist College graduated approximately 4 students from its elementary education program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Pulaski's elementary education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,638 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Pulaski. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Pulaski-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,638.
If you plan on staying in Pulaski after graduating from elementary education school, you should know that job prospects for elementary educators in Pulaski, which is the most popular elementary education profession, are good. In 2010, of the 33,140 elementary educators in Tennessee, 2,120 were working in the greater Pulaski area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Pulaski will increase by 18% by the year 2018. 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 Pulaski is $43,440 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.