Hartford has a total population of 121,578 and a student population of 8,257. Of these students, 2,438 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Trinity College is the largest education school in Hartford, based on student population. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Trinity College with credentials in education.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an education degree in Hartford. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Hartford was $40,840 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hartford-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,560 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Hartford, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 17,650 education professionals in Connecticut, 5,400 were working in the greater Hartford area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Hartford. 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 Hartford is $66,250 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.