Brentwood has a total population of 53,917 and a student population of 508. Of these students, 508 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Brentwood, by student population, is Long Island University-Brentwood. In 2010, Long Island University-Brentwood graduated approximately 132 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 135 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Brentwood's teaching schools.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Brentwood, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 101,720 teachers in New York. Of these teachers, 14,580 were working in the greater Brentwood area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 10% in Brentwood. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Brentwood, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,640 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.