With an overall population of 105,167 and a student population of 14,517, approximately 13,602 of Lowell students attend one of Lowell's schools that offer education programs.
Lowell's largest education school is University of Massachusetts-Lowell. In 2010, University of Massachusetts-Lowell graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in education.
A total of 23 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Lowell in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Lowell's education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,148 per year in instate tuition and $34,168 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,475 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $15,513.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Lowell, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 30,470 education professionals in Massachusetts. Of these education professionals, 1,130 were working in the greater Lowell area. Lowell's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Lowell, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,190 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.