Tyler, Texas has 3 teaching schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in teaching. Tyler has a total population of 83,650 and a student population of 18,298. Of these students, 18,210 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Tyler's largest teaching school is Tyler Junior College. In 2010, Tyler Junior College graduated approximately 25 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Tyler's teaching schools. If you decide to attend one of Tyler's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,483 per year in instate tuition and $17,931 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,455 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Tyler. And if you live on campus at one of the Tyler-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $6,030 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,362.
If you plan on staying in Tyler after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Tyler, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. There were 156,930 teachers working in Texas and 1,300 working in the greater Tyler area in 2010. The government projects that the number of teachers in Tyler 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 Tyler is $44,160 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.
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