Saratoga Springs has a general population of 26,186 and an overall student population of 17,195. Approximately 2,727 of Saratoga Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Saratoga Springs, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Skidmore College. In 2010, Skidmore College graduated approximately 7 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Saratoga Springs's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,420 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,304 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,776 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Saratoga Springs, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 101,720 teachers in New York. Of these teachers, 3,640 were working in the greater Saratoga Springs area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 10% in Saratoga Springs. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Saratoga Springs is $53,130 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.