With an overall population of 26,475 and a student population of 2,634, approximately 2,584 of Newport students attend one of Newport's schools that offer education programs.
Salve Regina University is the largest education school in Newport, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Education program at Salve Regina University.
A total of 50 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Newport in 2010. In 2009 tuition at education schools in Newport was $30,000 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,950 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Newport after graduating from education school, you should know that job prospects for education professionals in Newport, which is the most popular education profession, are good. In 2010, of the 4,020 education professionals in Rhode Island, 4,710 were working in the greater Newport area. The number of education professionals in Newport is expected to 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 Newport, 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.