Kerrville has a general population of 20,425 and an overall student population of 1,128. Approximately 1,049 of Kerrville's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Kerrville, by student population, is Schreiner University. In 2010, Schreiner University graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Kerrville's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,731 per year in tuition costs.
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 $8,376 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $22,431.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Kerrville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 156,930 teachers in Texas, 2,490 were working in the greater Kerrville area. Kerrville's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 38% 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 Kerrville is $44,350 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.