With an overall population of 3,609 and a student population of 7,260, approximately 7,119 of Hooksett students attend one of Hooksett's schools that offer teaching programs.
Hooksett's largest teaching school is Southern New Hampshire University. In 2010, approximately 51 students graduated from the Teaching program at Southern New Hampshire University.
In 2010, 129 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Hooksett's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,442 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hooksett-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $10,816 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,042.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Hooksett, your job prospects are good. There were 6,600 teachers working in New Hampshire and 830 working in the greater Hooksett area in 2010. Hooksett's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Hooksett, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,160 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.