Pikeville has a general population of 6,295 and an overall student population of 1,009. Approximately 1,009 of Pikeville's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Pikeville's largest teaching school is Pikeville College. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Pikeville College with credentials in teaching.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Pikeville in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Pikeville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,535.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,000 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,535.
If you plan on staying in Pikeville after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Pikeville, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, there were 18,790 teachers in Kentucky. Of these teachers, 2,730 were working in the greater Pikeville area. The number of teachers in Pikeville is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Pikeville, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,610 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.