Chanute has a general population of 9,411 and an overall student population of 2,275. Approximately 2,275 of Chanute's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Neosho County Community College is the largest teaching school in Chanute, based on student population. In 2010, Neosho County Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in teaching.
If you decide to attend one of Chanute's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,448 per year in instate tuition and $10,216 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $320 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Chanute. And if you live on campus at one of the Chanute-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $4,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,748.
If you plan on staying in Chanute after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Chanute, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, of the 17,840 teachers in Kansas, 5,750 were working in the greater Chanute area. The number of teachers in Chanute is expected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Chanute, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,890 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.