With an overall population of 19,666 and a student population of 1,850, approximately 1,850 of Liberal students attend one of Liberal's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Liberal, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Seward County Community College and Area Technical School. In 2010, Seward County Community College and Area Technical School graduated approximately 0 students from its teaching program.
If you decide to attend one of Liberal's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,384 per year in instate tuition and $11,120 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Liberal-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,148.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Liberal, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 17,840 teachers in Kansas, 5,750 were working in the greater Liberal area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 20% in Liberal. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Liberal is $39,890 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.
1801 N. Kansas Ave., Liberal, Kansas 67901
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