Towson has a general population of 51,793 and an overall student population of 2,977. Approximately 2,279 of Towson's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Towson, the largest education school, by student population, is Goucher College. In 2010, Goucher College graduated approximately 70 students from its education program.
A total of 120 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Towson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $33,785 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,756 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $36,505.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Towson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 education professionals in Maryland were working in the greater Towson area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Towson will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Towson is $56,440 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.