Leavenworth has a general population of 35,420 and an overall student population of 1,072. Approximately 1,072 of Leavenworth's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Leavenworth, the largest teaching school, by student population, is University of Saint Mary. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from University of Saint Mary with credentials in teaching.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Leavenworth in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Leavenworth was $18,950 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Leavenworth. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Leavenworth-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Leavenworth, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 teachers in Kansas were working in the greater Leavenworth area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 20% in Leavenworth. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Leavenworth, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,750 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.