Norman has a general population of 95,694 and an overall student population of 26,981. Approximately 25,881 of Norman's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Norman, the largest teaching school, by student population, is University of Oklahoma Norman Campus. In 2010, approximately 63 students graduated from the Teaching program at University of Oklahoma Norman Campus.
A reported 237 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Norman in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Norman's teaching schools was $19,790 per year for instate students and $29,771 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,016 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,598 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Norman, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 18,000 teachers in Oklahoma, 5,740 were working in the greater Norman area. Norman's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Norman, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,340 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.