Newport has a total population of 26,475 and a student population of 2,634. Of these students, 2,584 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Salve Regina University is the largest teaching school in Newport, based on student population. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Salve Regina University with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Newport's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Newport, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,000.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for teaching 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 decide to work as a teacher in Newport, your job prospects are good. There were 4,020 teachers working in Rhode Island and 4,710 working in the greater Newport area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 13% in Newport. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Newport is $66,070 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for teachers.