With an overall population of 8,994 and a student population of 2,066, approximately 1,984 of Latrobe students attend one of Latrobe's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Latrobe, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Saint Vincent College. In 2010, approximately 37 students graduated from the Teaching program at Saint Vincent College.
A reported 48 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Latrobe in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Latrobe was $26,591 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,184 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 Latrobe, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania. Of these teachers, 9,450 were working in the greater Latrobe area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Latrobe will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Latrobe is $49,830 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.