Chickasha has a general population of 15,850 and an overall student population of 1,091. Approximately 1,091 of Chickasha's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Chickasha, the largest teaching school, by student population, is University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma. In 2010, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma graduated approximately 12 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a teaching degree in Chickasha. If you decide to attend one of Chickasha's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,766 per year in instate tuition and $18,662 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Chickasha. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Chickasha, your job prospects are good. There were 18,000 teachers working in Oklahoma and 5,740 working in the greater Chickasha area in 2010. The number of teachers in Chickasha is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Chickasha is $41,340 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.