Salt Lake City, Utah has 3 early childhood education schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in early childhood education. Salt Lake City has a total population of 181,743 and a student population of 88,646. Of these students, 53,873 are enrolled in schools that offer early childhood education programs.
The largest early childhood education school in Salt Lake City, by student population, is Salt Lake Community College. In 2010, Salt Lake Community College graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in early childhood education.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with an early childhood education degree from one of Salt Lake City's early childhood education schools. In 2009 tuition at early childhood education schools in Salt Lake City was $11,218 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,456 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a early childhood education program in Salt Lake City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,006 per year, on average, for room and board at Salt Lake City-based early childhood education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,508.
Many early childhood education graduates choose to work as early childhood education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Salt Lake City, your job prospects are good. There were 11,820 early childhood education professionals working in Utah and 5,670 working in the greater Salt Lake City area in 2010. Salt Lake City's early childhood education professional workforce is projected to increase by 34% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for early childhood education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an early childhood education professional in Salt Lake City is $46,410 per year, which is higher than the average for early childhood education professionals state-wide.
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