If you are interested in pursuing teaching, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 teaching schools in Burlington, Vermont. Burlington has a general population of 38,889 and an overall student population of 16,510. Approximately 16,329 of Burlington's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 2 teaching schools in Burlington, the largest teaching school, by student population, is University of Vermont. In 2010, approximately 45 students graduated from the Teaching program at University of Vermont.
A total of 169 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Burlington in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,822 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Burlington teaching schools was an average of $40,750 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $825 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,333 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,150.
If you plan on staying in Burlington after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Burlington, which is the most popular teaching profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,720 teachers in Vermont. Of these teachers, 1,040 were working in the greater Burlington area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Burlington will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Burlington is $55,980 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.
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