Winfield has a general population of 12,206 and an overall student population of 1,810. Approximately 1,810 of Winfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Winfield, by student population, is Southwestern College. In 2010, approximately 43 students graduated from the Teaching program at Southwestern College.
A reported 51 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Winfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Winfield was $19,680 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $600 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,880 per year, on average, for room and board at Winfield-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Winfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 teachers in Kansas were working in the greater Winfield area. The number of teachers in Winfield is expected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Winfield, 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.