Sioux Center has a general population of 6,002 and an overall student population of 1,322. Approximately 1,322 of Sioux Center's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Dordt College is the largest teaching school in Sioux Center, based on student population. In 2010, Dordt College graduated approximately 34 students from its teaching program.
A reported 57 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Sioux Center in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Sioux Center, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,080.
You should also anticipate spending about $910 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,010 per year, on average, for room and board at Sioux Center-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,000.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Sioux Center, your job prospects are good. There were 21,700 teachers working in Iowa and 2,900 working in the greater Sioux Center area in 2010. The number of teachers in Sioux Center is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Sioux Center, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,250 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.