Newtown has a total population of 2,312 and a student population of 11,009. Of these students, 11,009 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Newtown, the largest education school, by student population, is Bucks County Community College. In 2010, Bucks County Community College graduated approximately 87 students from its education program.
In 2010, 116 students graduated with an education degree from one of Newtown's education schools. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Newtown was $3,546 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for education related books and supplies each year.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newtown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 education professionals in Pennsylvania, 2,870 were working in the greater Newtown area. The number of education professionals in Newtown is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Newtown, you can expect to make an average salary of $55,220 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.