Glassboro has a general population of 19,068 and an overall student population of 11,006. Approximately 11,006 of Glassboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Glassboro, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Rowan University. Approximately 311 students graduated in 2010 from Rowan University with credentials in teaching.
A total of 371 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Glassboro in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,592 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Glassboro teaching schools was an average of $31,666 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Glassboro-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $9,958 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Glassboro, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 teachers in New Jersey were working in the greater Glassboro area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Glassboro will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Glassboro is $58,080 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.