With an overall population of 40,081 and a student population of 10,528, approximately 1,508 of Lima students attend one of Lima's schools that offer teaching programs.
Ohio State University-Lima Campus is the largest teaching school in Lima, based on student population. In 2010, Ohio State University-Lima Campus graduated approximately 45 students from its teaching program.
A total of 45 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Lima in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Lima was $5,661 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,440 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Lima, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 41,380 teachers in Ohio. Of these teachers, 580 were working in the greater Lima area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Lima will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Lima is $52,030 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.