With an overall population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673, approximately 9,673 of Dobbs Ferry students attend one of Dobbs Ferry's schools that offer teaching programs.
Dobbs Ferry's largest teaching school is Mercy College. In 2010, approximately 338 students graduated from the Teaching program at Mercy College.
A reported 570 students graduated with credentials in teaching 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.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,320 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Dobbs Ferry-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Dobbs Ferry, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 101,720 teachers in New York. Of these teachers, 51,640 were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 10% in Dobbs Ferry. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Dobbs Ferry is $66,350 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.