With an overall population of 59,226 and a student population of 11,226, approximately 5,598 of Waltham students attend one of Waltham's schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Waltham, by student population, is Brandeis University. In 2010, Brandeis University graduated approximately 8 students from its education program.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Waltham in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,762 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,166 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $43,032.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Waltham, your job prospects are average. There were 30,470 education professionals working in Massachusetts and 12,480 working in the greater Waltham area in 2010. The number of education professionals in Waltham is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Waltham, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,320 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.