With an overall population of 73,344 and a student population of 3,386, approximately 3,386 of Longview students attend one of Longview's schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Longview, by student population, is LeTourneau University. Approximately 215 students graduated in 2010 from LeTourneau University with credentials in elementary education.
A reported 215 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Longview in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,400 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,365 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Longview. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,950 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Longview, your job prospects are good. There were 156,930 elementary educators working in Texas and 1,010 working in the greater Longview area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 38% in Longview. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Longview, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,720 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.