Oswego has a general population of 17,954 and an overall student population of 8,119. Approximately 8,119 of Oswego's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
SUNY College at Oswego is the largest teaching school in Oswego, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 147 students graduated from the Teaching program at SUNY College at Oswego.
In 2010, 552 students graduated with a teaching degree in Oswego. If you decide to attend one of Oswego's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,226 per year in instate tuition and $27,126 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,656.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oswego, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 teachers in New York were working in the greater Oswego area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 10% in Oswego. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Oswego is $59,030 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.