Sacramento, California has 2 teaching schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in teaching. Sacramento has a general population of 407,018 and an overall student population of 118,635. Approximately 56,412 of Sacramento's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Sacramento's largest teaching school is California State University-Sacramento. In 2010, California State University-Sacramento graduated approximately 181 students from its teaching program.
A reported 211 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Sacramento in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Sacramento's teaching schools was $21,478 per year for instate students and $32,638 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,686 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Sacramento. And if you live on campus at one of the Sacramento-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $9,910 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,500.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sacramento, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 197,500 teachers in California. Of these teachers, 9,700 were working in the greater Sacramento area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Sacramento will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Sacramento, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,860 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.
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