With an overall population of 1,748 and a student population of 1,336, approximately 1,336 of Houghton students attend one of Houghton's schools that offer education programs.
Houghton's largest education school is Houghton College. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Education program at Houghton College.
A total of 57 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Houghton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Houghton was $24,440 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Houghton-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,340.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Houghton, your job prospects are average. There were 42,770 education professionals working in New York and 2,350 working in the greater Houghton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Houghton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Houghton is $51,590 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.