With an overall population of 91,938 and a student population of 9,601, approximately 8,767 of Fall River students attend one of Fall River's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Fall River, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Bristol Community College. In 2010, Bristol Community College graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 69 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Fall River in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Fall River was $3,578 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Fall River.
If you plan on staying in Fall River after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Fall River, which is the most popular teaching profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 teachers in Massachusetts were working in the greater Fall River area. Fall River's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Fall River is $66,070 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.