Des Moines has a population of 198,682 and is located in Polk county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in elementary education schools in Des Moines during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,917.00. The average tuition was $13,917.00 for non-residents studying in Iowa.
The average cost of books and supplies for elementary education schools in Des Moines is $1,006.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at elementary education schools in Des Moines was $6,184.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,335.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students have a choice of two elementary education colleges in Des Moines to attend. 46 students were reported to have graduated from elementary education programs in Des Moines in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$49,980.00||260|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$47,030.00||3,210|
|Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School||$51,010.00||320|