With an overall population of 5,446 and a student population of 16,389, approximately 16,389 of Kingston students attend one of Kingston's schools that offer education programs.
Kingston's largest education school is University of Rhode Island. Approximately 129 students graduated in 2010 from University of Rhode Island with credentials in education.
A reported 268 students graduated with credentials in education in Kingston in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,700 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kingston education schools was an average of $39,198 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a education program in Kingston. And if you live on campus at one of the Kingston-based education schools, you will have an added expense of $10,334 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,128.
If you decide to work as an education professional in Kingston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 education professionals in Rhode Island were working in the greater Kingston area. The government projects that the number of education professionals in Kingston will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
As an education professional in Kingston, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,070 per year. This is the same as the average salary for education professionals in the state.