Presque Isle has a general population of 9,511 and an overall student population of 2,565. Approximately 1,436 of Presque Isle's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Presque Isle, the largest teaching school, by student population, is University of Maine at Presque Isle. In 2010, University of Maine at Presque Isle graduated approximately 44 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 91 students graduated with a teaching degree in Presque Isle. If you decide to attend one of Presque Isle's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,860 per year in instate tuition and $26,010 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Presque Isle-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $6,564 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,116.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Presque Isle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,190 teachers in Maine. Of these teachers, 550 were working in the greater Presque Isle area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 2% in Presque Isle. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Presque Isle, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,970 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.