Kilgore has a total population of 11,301 and a student population of 6,375. Of these students, 6,375 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Kilgore College is the largest elementary education school in Kilgore, based on student population. Approximately 24 students graduated in 2010 from Kilgore College with credentials in elementary education.
A reported 24 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Kilgore in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Kilgore's elementary education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,330 per year in instate tuition and $11,194 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,813 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,980 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,350.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Kilgore, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 158 elementary educators in Texas were working in the greater Kilgore area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Kilgore will increase by 38% 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 Kilgore is $43,720 per year, which is lower than the average for elementary educators state-wide.