Alvin has a general population of 21,413 and an overall student population of 5,240. Approximately 5,240 of Alvin's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Alvin Community College is the largest teaching school in Alvin, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Teaching program at Alvin Community College.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Alvin in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Alvin, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,114.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,575 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Alvin.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Alvin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 156,930 teachers in Texas. Of these teachers, 38,420 were working in the greater Alvin area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Alvin will increase by 38% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Alvin is $52,000 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.