Provo has a total population of 105,166 and a student population of 35,114. Of these students, 34,130 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Provo's largest education school is Brigham Young University. In 2010, Brigham Young University graduated approximately 227 students from its education program.
In 2010, 568 students graduated with an education degree in Provo. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Provo was $4,290 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Provo. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,840 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,990.
If you plan on staying in Provo after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Provo, which is the most popular education profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 education professionals in Utah were working in the greater Provo area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 34% in Provo. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Provo, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,650 per year. This is lower than the average salary for education professionals in the state.