Quinnipiac University is the largest education school in Hamden, based on student population. Approximately 60 students graduated in 2010 from Quinnipiac University with credentials in education.
In 2010, 120 students graduated with an education degree from one of Hamden's education schools. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Hamden was $32,400 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,380 per year, on average, for room and board at Hamden-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $36,600.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Hamden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 17,650 education professionals in Connecticut, 2,800 were working in the greater Hamden area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Hamden will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Hamden is $63,940 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.