Philippi has a total population of 2,870 and a student population of 711. Of these students, 711 are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Philippi's largest elementary education school is Alderson Broaddus College. In 2010, Alderson Broaddus College graduated approximately 5 students from its elementary education program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an elementary education degree from one of Philippi's elementary education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,654 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a elementary education program in Philippi. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,002 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $24,974.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Philippi, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 7,980 elementary educators in West Virginia. Of these elementary educators, 1,830 were working in the greater Philippi area. The government projects that the number of elementary educators in Philippi will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
As an elementary educator in Philippi, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,560 per year. This is lower than the average salary for elementary educators in the state.