With an overall population of 17,292 and a student population of 422, approximately 422 of Rutland students attend one of Rutland's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Rutland, the largest teaching school, by student population, is College of St Joseph. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Teaching program at College of St Joseph.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Rutland in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Rutland was $17,550 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Rutland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Rutland-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rutland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 teachers in Vermont were working in the greater Rutland area. Rutland's teacher workforce is projected to 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 Rutland is $48,820 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.