Orem has a general population of 84,324 and an overall student population of 30,033. Approximately 28,765 of Orem's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Orem, the largest education school, by student population, is Utah Valley University. In 2010, approximately 142 students graduated from the Education program at Utah Valley University.
A total of 246 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Orem in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Orem was $4,048 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,692 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Orem.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Orem, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 education professionals in Utah were working in the greater Orem area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 34% in Orem. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Orem is $43,650 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.