South Lancaster has a general population of 1,742 and an overall student population of 468. Approximately 468 of South Lancaster's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in South Lancaster, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Atlantic Union College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Teaching program at Atlantic Union College.
If you decide to attend a teaching school in South Lancaster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,570.
You should also anticipate spending about $960 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board at South Lancaster-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,030.
If you plan on staying in South Lancaster after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in South Lancaster, which is the most popular teaching profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 teachers in Massachusetts were working in the greater South Lancaster area. South Lancaster'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.
As a teacher in South Lancaster, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,410 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.