Clarksville has a total population of 7,719 and a student population of 625. Of these students, 625 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
University of the Ozarks is the largest teaching school in Clarksville, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Teaching program at University of the Ozarks.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Clarksville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Clarksville was $18,900 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Clarksville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,350 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Clarksville, your job prospects are good. There were 11,010 teachers working in Arkansas and 890 working in the greater Clarksville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 27% in Clarksville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Clarksville, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,470 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.