Rensselaer has a general population of 5,294 and an overall student population of 1,011. Approximately 1,011 of Rensselaer's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Rensselaer, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Saint Josephs College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Teaching program at Saint Josephs College.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Rensselaer's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,530 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,420 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Rensselaer is $50,450 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.