Plymouth has a general population of 3,528 and an overall student population of 6,263. Approximately 6,263 of Plymouth's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Plymouth, by student population, is Plymouth State University. In 2010, approximately 117 students graduated from the Teaching program at Plymouth State University.
In 2010, 327 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Plymouth's teaching schools. Tuition in 2009 at Plymouth's teaching schools was $20,788 per year for instate students and $28,958 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,178 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,134 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Plymouth, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 6,600 teachers in New Hampshire, 960 were working in the greater Plymouth area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 16% in Plymouth. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Plymouth, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,950 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.