Newtown has a general population of 2,312 and an overall student population of 11,009. Approximately 11,009 of Newtown's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Bucks County Community College is the largest teaching school in Newtown, based on student population. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Bucks County Community College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 52 students graduated with a teaching degree in Newtown. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Newtown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,546.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Newtown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania, 2,870 were working in the greater Newtown area. Newtown's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Newtown is $55,220 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.