Dobbs Ferry has a total population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673. Of these students, 9,673 are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
The largest ESL school in Dobbs Ferry, by student population, is Mercy College. In 2010, Mercy College graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in ESL.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in ESL from ESL schools in Dobbs Ferry in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,490 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,320 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ESL program in Dobbs Ferry. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board at Dobbs Ferry-based ESL schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
Many ESL graduates choose to work as english language teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dobbs Ferry, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 14,860 english language teachers in New York, 6,720 were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. The government projects that the number of english language teachers in Dobbs Ferry will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english language teacher in Dobbs Ferry is $73,950 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for english language teachers.