Massachusetts contains four schools that offer teacher assistant programs. North Shore Community College, the highest-ranking teacher assistant school in MA, has a total student population of 7,968 and is the 5319th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 teacher assistant schools in Massachusetts, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Greenfield Community College comes out as the most expensive ($11,006/yr), with Middlesex Community College as the lowest recorded at only $2,314/yr.
Teacher Assistant students from Massachusetts schools who go on to become teacher assistants, teacher aides, school bus driver/teacher assistants, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,275,410 people working as teacher assistants alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,280. Also, Forestry and conservation science teachers make on average $72,290 per year and there are about 2,380 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the teacher assistant schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from teacher assistant, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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