With an overall population of 7,584 and a student population of 2,284, approximately 2,284 of Caldwell students attend one of Caldwell's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Caldwell, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Caldwell College. In 2010, Caldwell College graduated approximately 37 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Caldwell's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,600 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Caldwell-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,600.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Caldwell, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 50,800 teachers in New Jersey. Of these teachers, 12,080 were working in the greater Caldwell area. The number of teachers in Caldwell is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Caldwell, you can expect to make an average salary of $59,890 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.