With an overall population of 8,075 and a student population of 5,532, approximately 5,532 of Oakdale students attend one of Oakdale's schools that offer education programs.
Oakdale's largest education school is Dowling College. Approximately 235 students graduated in 2010 from Dowling College with credentials in education.
A reported 597 students graduated with credentials in education in Oakdale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Oakdale was $22,850 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,950.
If you plan on staying in Oakdale after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Oakdale, which is the most popular education profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 education professionals in New York were working in the greater Oakdale area. Oakdale's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Oakdale, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,640 per year. This is higher than the average salary for education professionals in the state.