With an overall population of 29,560 and a student population of 1,113, approximately 1,113 of Franklin students attend one of Franklin's schools that offer teaching programs.
Franklin's largest teaching school is Dean College. In 2010, Dean College graduated approximately 11 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Franklin's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,020 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Franklin-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $11,964 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,220.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Franklin, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 30,470 teachers in Massachusetts, 12,480 were working in the greater Franklin area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Franklin will 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 Franklin is $67,320 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.