Portsmouth has a general population of 20,784 and an overall student population of 2,024. Approximately 1,850 of Portsmouth's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Portsmouth, the largest education school, by student population, is Great Bay Community College. In 2010, Great Bay Community College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in education.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an education degree from one of Portsmouth's education schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $6,016 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Portsmouth.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Portsmouth, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 education professionals in New Hampshire were working in the greater Portsmouth area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Portsmouth. 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 Portsmouth is $56,450 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.