Avondale has a general population of 35,883 and an overall student population of 11,205. Approximately 7,202 of Avondale's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Avondale, by student population, is Estrella Mountain Community College. In 2010, Estrella Mountain Community College graduated approximately 16 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a teaching degree in Avondale. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Avondale was $1,734 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Avondale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 22,840 teachers in Arizona. Of these teachers, 12,650 were working in the greater Avondale area. The number of teachers in Avondale is expected to increase by 12% 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 Avondale is $39,290 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.