With an overall population of 53,011 and a student population of 5,117, approximately 4,905 of Cheyenne students attend one of Cheyenne's schools that offer education programs.
Laramie County Community College is the largest education school in Cheyenne, based on student population. In 2010, Laramie County Community College graduated approximately 48 students from its education program.
In 2010, 53 students graduated with an education degree from one of Cheyenne's education schools. If you decide to attend one of Cheyenne's education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,560 per year in instate tuition and $14,824 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,066 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Cheyenne. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,832 per year, on average, for room and board at Cheyenne-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,134.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Cheyenne, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 42 education professionals in Wyoming were working in the greater Cheyenne area. Cheyenne's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Cheyenne is $58,820 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.