With an overall population of 3,162 and a student population of 2,604, approximately 2,604 of Tishomingo students attend one of Tishomingo's schools that offer teaching programs.
Murray State College is the largest teaching school in Tishomingo, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Teaching program at Murray State College.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Tishomingo in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Tishomingo's teaching schools was $12,320 per year for instate students and $16,130 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,024 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Tishomingo-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $5,800 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 Tishomingo after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Tishomingo, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, of the 18,000 teachers in Oklahoma, 2,590 were working in the greater Tishomingo area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Tishomingo will 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 Tishomingo is $38,060 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.