With an overall population of 9,024 and a student population of 15,253, approximately 15,253 of Durham students attend one of Durham's schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Durham, by student population, is University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. In 2010, University of New Hampshire-Main Campus graduated approximately 63 students from its education program.
In 2010, 184 students graduated with an education degree from one of Durham's education schools. If you decide to attend one of Durham's education schools, you can expect to pay an average of $25,348 per year in instate tuition and $39,318 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,674 per year, on average, for room and board at Durham-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,550.
If you plan on staying in Durham after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Durham, which is the most popular education profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 education professionals in New Hampshire were working in the greater Durham area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Durham will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Durham is $54,390 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.
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