With an overall population of 48,573 and a student population of 37,571, approximately 37,366 of New Brunswick students attend one of New Brunswick's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in New Brunswick, by student population, is Rutgers University-New Brunswick. In 2010, approximately 44 students graduated from the Teaching program at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.
A total of 175 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in New Brunswick in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,338 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all New Brunswick teaching schools was an average of $37,510 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,431 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in New Brunswick. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
If you plan on staying in New Brunswick after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in New Brunswick, which is the most popular teaching profession, are average. In 2010, there were 50,800 teachers in New Jersey. Of these teachers, 11,190 were working in the greater New Brunswick area. The government projects that the number of teachers in New Brunswick will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in New Brunswick, 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.