Caldwell has a total population of 25,967 and a student population of 1,013. Of these students, 1,013 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Caldwell's largest teaching school is The College of Idaho. In 2010, The College of Idaho graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a teaching degree in Caldwell. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Caldwell was $20,070 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 at one of the Caldwell-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $7,478 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Caldwell, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 teachers in Idaho were working in the greater Caldwell area. The number of teachers in Caldwell is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Caldwell, you can expect to make an average salary of $56,980 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.