Fairfield has a general population of 9,509 and an overall student population of 1,199. Approximately 1,199 of Fairfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Fairfield's largest teaching school is Maharishi University of Management. In 2010, Maharishi University of Management graduated approximately 2 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a teaching degree in Fairfield. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,430 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,230.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Fairfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 teachers in Iowa were working in the greater Fairfield area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 15% in Fairfield. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Fairfield is $43,640 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.