With an overall population of 3,208 and a student population of 3,378, approximately 3,378 of Northfield students attend one of Northfield's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Northfield, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Norwich University. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Norwich University with credentials in teaching.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Northfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Northfield was $27,370 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Northfield. And if you live on campus at one of the Northfield-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $9,484 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,670.
If you plan on staying in Northfield after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Northfield, which is the most popular teaching profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 teachers in Vermont were working in the greater Northfield area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Northfield will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Northfield is $49,530 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.