Elizabethtown has a general population of 22,542 and an overall student population of 7,132. Approximately 6,913 of Elizabethtown's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Elizabethtown, by student population, is Elizabethtown Community and Technical College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Elizabethtown Community and Technical College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Elizabethtown's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Elizabethtown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,000.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Elizabethtown after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Elizabethtown, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, of the 18,790 teachers in Kentucky, 440 were working in the greater Elizabethtown area. Elizabethtown's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Elizabethtown is $48,540 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.