Keene, New Hampshire has 2 teaching schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in teaching. Keene has a general population of 22,563 and an overall student population of 6,292. Approximately 6,233 of Keene's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 2 teaching schools in Keene, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Keene State College. Approximately 95 students graduated in 2010 from Keene State College with credentials in teaching.
A total of 200 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Keene in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Keene's teaching schools was $20,428 per year for instate students and $28,598 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Keene-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $8,444 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,184.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Keene, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,600 teachers in New Hampshire. Of these teachers, 780 were working in the greater Keene area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 16% in Keene. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Keene, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,920 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.
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