With an overall population of 39,102 and a student population of 7,119, approximately 7,043 of Fitchburg students attend one of Fitchburg's schools that offer education programs.
Fitchburg State University is the largest education school in Fitchburg, based on student population. In 2010, Fitchburg State University graduated approximately 64 students with credentials in education.
In 2010, 215 students graduated with an education degree in Fitchburg. Tuition in 2009 at Fitchburg's education schools was $17,420 per year for instate students and $23,500 per year for out of state students.
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 $7,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,200.
If you plan on staying in Fitchburg after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Fitchburg, which is the most popular education profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 55 education professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Fitchburg area. Fitchburg's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Fitchburg is $58,240 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.
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