Pomona has a total population of 4,019 and a student population of 7,559. Of these students, 7,559 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Pomona's largest teaching school is The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. In 2010, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey graduated approximately 217 students with credentials in teaching.
A reported 217 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Pomona in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Pomona's teaching schools was $27,860 per year for instate students and $33,543 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Pomona. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,694 per year, on average, for room and board at Pomona-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,881.
If you plan on staying in Pomona after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Pomona, which is the most popular teaching profession, are average. In 2010, there were 50,800 teachers in New Jersey. Of these teachers, 1,240 were working in the greater Pomona area. Pomona's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Pomona is $53,220 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.