Wayne has a total population of 5,583 and a student population of 3,631. Of these students, 3,631 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Wayne State College is the largest teaching school in Wayne, based on student population. In 2010, Wayne State College graduated approximately 44 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 105 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Wayne in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Wayne's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,350 per year in instate tuition and $17,025 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wayne-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $5,280 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Wayne after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Wayne, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, there were 10,970 teachers in Nebraska. Of these teachers, 1,020 were working in the greater Wayne area. Wayne's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Wayne, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,730 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.