Edison has a total population of 97,687 and a student population of 14,623. Of these students, 13,356 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Edison, by student population, is Middlesex County College. Approximately 148 students graduated in 2010 from Middlesex County College with credentials in teaching.
A total of 148 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Edison in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,520 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,483 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Edison after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Edison, which is the most popular teaching profession, are average. In 2010, of the 50,800 teachers in New Jersey, 11,190 were working in the greater Edison area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Edison will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Edison, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,470 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.