With an overall population of 1,575 and a student population of 858, approximately 858 of Poultney students attend one of Poultney's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Poultney, by student population, is Green Mountain College. In 2010, Green Mountain College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Poultney in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Poultney was $26,900 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,670 per year, on average, for room and board at Poultney-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Poultney, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,720 teachers in Vermont, 1,640 were working in the greater Poultney area. Poultney's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Poultney, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,820 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.