The largest elementary education school in Colchester, by student population, is Saint Michael's College. Approximately 26 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Michael's College with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Colchester. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $33,215 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Colchester-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $8,280 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many elementary education graduates choose to work as elementary educators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Colchester, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,720 elementary educators working in Vermont and 1,040 working in the greater Colchester area in 2010. The number of elementary educators in Colchester is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Colchester is $55,980 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.