With an overall population of 4,871 and a student population of 766, approximately 766 of Eureka students attend one of Eureka's schools that offer teaching programs.
Eureka's largest teaching school is Eureka College. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Teaching program at Eureka College.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Eureka in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Eureka, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,390.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,440 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Eureka after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Eureka, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 35 teachers in Illinois were working in the greater Eureka area. The number of teachers in Eureka is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Eureka is $47,640 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.