Pulaski has a general population of 7,871 and an overall student population of 1,461. Approximately 1,001 of Pulaski's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Martin Methodist College is the largest education school in Pulaski, based on student population. In 2010, Martin Methodist College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in education.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an education degree from one of Pulaski's education schools. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Pulaski was $18,638 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pulaski-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,638.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pulaski, your job prospects are good. There were 33,140 education professionals working in Tennessee and 2,120 working in the greater Pulaski area in 2010. Pulaski's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Pulaski is $43,440 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.