Torrington has a general population of 5,776 and an overall student population of 1,391. Approximately 1,391 of Torrington's students are enrolled in schools that offer education programs.
Of the 1 education schools in Torrington, the largest education school, by student population, is Eastern Wyoming College. In 2010, Eastern Wyoming College graduated approximately 7 students from its education program.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in education from education schools in Torrington in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Torrington's education schools was $11,496 per year for instate students and $14,760 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,386 per year, on average, for room and board at Torrington-based education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,406.
After graduating with your credentials in education, if you decide to work as an education professional in Torrington, your job prospects are good. There were 2,570 education professionals working in Wyoming and 440 working in the greater Torrington area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of education professionals is expected to increase by 20% in Torrington. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an education professional in Torrington is $51,150 per year, which is lower than the average for education professionals state-wide.