Dobbs Ferry has a total population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673. Of these students, 9,673 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Mercy College is the largest education school in Dobbs Ferry, based on student population. Approximately 338 students graduated in 2010 from Mercy College with credentials in education.
A total of 690 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Dobbs Ferry in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,490 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,320 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Dobbs Ferry-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
If you plan on staying in Dobbs Ferry after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Dobbs Ferry, which is the most popular education profession, are average. In 2010, of the 101,720 education professionals in New York, 51,640 were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. The number of education professionals in Dobbs Ferry is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Dobbs Ferry is $66,350 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.