Montclair has a total population of 38,977 and a student population of 18,361. Of these students, 18,171 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Montclair's largest education school is Montclair State University. Approximately 196 students graduated in 2010 from Montclair State University with credentials in education.
In 2010, 441 students graduated with an education degree in Montclair. Tuition in 2009 at Montclair's education schools was $25,774 per year for instate students and $33,785 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,838 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,936.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Montclair, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 education professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Montclair area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Montclair will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Montclair is $59,890 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.