Suffern has a general population of 11,006 and an overall student population of 7,305. Approximately 7,283 of Suffern's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Suffern's largest education school is Rockland Community College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Education program at Rockland Community College.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in education in Suffern in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Suffern was $3,549 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for education related books and supplies each year.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Suffern, your job prospects are average. There were 101,720 education professionals working in New York and 51,640 working in the greater Suffern area in 2010. Suffern's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Suffern is $66,350 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for education professionals.