Suffern has a total population of 11,006 and a student population of 7,305. Of these students, 7,283 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Suffern's largest teaching school is Rockland Community College. In 2010, Rockland Community College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Suffern in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Suffern was $3,549 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Suffern after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Suffern, which is the most popular teaching profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 teachers in New York were working in the greater Suffern area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 10% in Suffern. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Suffern, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,350 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.