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Elementary Education Schools in Tacoma, Washington State

Elementary Education Schools in Tacoma, WA

There are 2 elementary education schools in Tacoma, Washington. Tacoma has a general population of 193,556 and an overall student population of 22,872. Approximately 10,406 of Tacoma's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.

Of the 2 elementary education schools in Tacoma, the largest elementary education school, by student population, is Pacific Lutheran University. In 2010, Pacific Lutheran University graduated approximately 35 students from its elementary education program.

A total of 43 students graduated with credentials in elementary education from elementary education schools in Tacoma in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,463 per year in tuition costs.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Tacoma-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,817.

Elementary Education Salaries and Career Outlook in Tacoma

If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Tacoma, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 elementary educators in Washington State were working in the greater Tacoma area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Tacoma will increase by 12% 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 Tacoma is $60,060 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Elementary Education Degree in Tacoma
  • Associates Degree in Elementary Education
  • Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education
  • Elementary Education Classes
  • Elementary Education Courses
  • Elementary Education Training

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  1. 1Tacoma Community CollegeTacoma Community College

    6501 S 19th St, Tacoma, Washington 98466-6100

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  2. 2Pacific Lutheran UniversityPacific Lutheran University

    1010 122nd St So, Tacoma, Washington 98447-0003

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate