Moscow has a total population of 21,291 and a student population of 12,175. Of these students, 11,957 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Moscow's largest teaching school is University of Idaho. In 2010, approximately 54 students graduated from the Teaching program at University of Idaho.
In 2010, 199 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Moscow's teaching schools. If you decide to attend one of Moscow's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,480 per year in instate tuition and $28,560 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,474 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Moscow-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
If you plan on staying in Moscow after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Moscow, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, there were 7,790 teachers in Idaho. Of these teachers, 710 were working in the greater Moscow area. Moscow's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 22% 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 Moscow is $40,590 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.