West Haven has a total population of 52,360 and a student population of 5,770. Of these students, 5,770 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in West Haven, the largest education school, by student population, is University of New Haven. Approximately 135 students graduated in 2010 from University of New Haven with credentials in education.
A reported 135 students graduated with credentials in education in West Haven in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in West Haven was $29,470 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,372 per year, on average, for room and board at West Haven-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,770.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in West Haven, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 17,650 education professionals in Connecticut, 2,800 were working in the greater West Haven area. West Haven's education professional workforce is projected to 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 West Haven is $63,940 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.