With an overall population of 27,906 and a student population of 25,349, approximately 25,127 of Kent students attend one of Kent's schools that offer education programs.
The largest education school in Kent, by student population, is Kent State University at Kent. In 2010, Kent State University at Kent graduated approximately 82 students from its education program.
A total of 490 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Kent in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,920 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kent education schools was an average of $29,612 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,280 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many education graduates choose to work as education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kent, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 education professionals in Ohio were working in the greater Kent area. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Kent. 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 Kent is $57,230 per year, which is higher than the average for education professionals state-wide.