Greeley has a general population of 76,930 and an overall student population of 18,280. Approximately 12,711 of Greeley's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Greeley, the largest teaching school, by student population, is University of Northern Colorado. In 2010, approximately 40 students graduated from the Teaching program at University of Northern Colorado.
In 2010, 100 students graduated with a teaching degree in Greeley. Tuition in 2009 at Greeley's teaching schools was $18,475 per year for instate students and $27,523 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Greeley. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,370 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,105.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Greeley, your job prospects are good. There were 21,560 teachers working in Colorado and 1,090 working in the greater Greeley area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 14% in Greeley. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Greeley is $42,620 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.