University of South Florida-St. Petersburg Campus is the largest teaching school in Saint Petersburg, based on student population. Approximately 101 students graduated in 2010 from University of South Florida-St. Petersburg Campus with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 125 students graduated with a teaching degree in Saint Petersburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,057 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Saint Petersburg teaching schools was an average of $29,467 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,448 per year, on average, for room and board at Saint Petersburg-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,307.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Saint Petersburg, your job prospects are average. Saint Petersburg's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
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