Bristol has a general population of 22,469 and an overall student population of 4,587. Approximately 4,587 of Bristol's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Roger Williams University is the largest education school in Bristol, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 32 students graduated from the Education program at Roger Williams University.
A reported 43 students graduated with credentials in education in Bristol in 2010. If you decide to attend a education school in Bristol, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $28,700.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Bristol. And if you live on campus at one of the Bristol-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $12,290 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,650.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Bristol, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,020 education professionals in Rhode Island, 4,710 were working in the greater Bristol area. Bristol's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Bristol is $66,070 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for education professionals.