Lakewood has a general population of 58,211 and an overall student population of 14,761. Approximately 6,573 of Lakewood's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Lakewood, the largest education school, by student population, is Clover Park Technical College. In 2010, Clover Park Technical College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in education.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Lakewood in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,859 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for education related books and supplies each year.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lakewood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 education professionals in Washington State were working in the greater Lakewood area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Lakewood. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Lakewood, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,060 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.