Plainfield's largest teaching school is Goddard College. In 2010, Goddard College graduated approximately 3 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Plainfield's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Plainfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,508.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,376 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Plainfield-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $1,120 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,986.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Plainfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,720 teachers in Vermont. Of these teachers, 1,390 were working in the greater Plainfield area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Plainfield will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Plainfield is $49,530 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.