Park Hills has a general population of 7,861 and an overall student population of 3,671. Approximately 3,671 of Park Hills's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Park Hills, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Mineral Area College. In 2010, approximately 64 students graduated from the Teaching program at Mineral Area College.
In 2010, 64 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Park Hills's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,182 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Park Hills teaching schools was an average of $13,902 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,555 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,058.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Park Hills, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 27,350 teachers in Missouri. Of these teachers, 2,320 were working in the greater Park Hills area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 15% in Park Hills. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Park Hills is $33,960 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.