Bennington has a total population of 9,168 and a student population of 1,294. Of these students, 808 are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Bennington College is the largest education school in Bennington, based on student population. In 2010, Bennington College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in education.
A total of 22 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Bennington in 2010. If you decide to attend a education school in Bennington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $39,760.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,100 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 an education professional in Bennington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,720 education professionals in Vermont, 1,640 were working in the greater Bennington area. Bennington's education professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Bennington is $48,820 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.