With an overall population of 18,420 and a student population of 2,730, approximately 2,730 of Deerfield students attend one of Deerfield's schools that offer teaching programs.
Trinity International University is the largest teaching school in Deerfield, based on student population. In 2010, Trinity International University graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 53 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Deerfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Deerfield was $22,370 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,120 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,430 per year, on average, for room and board at Deerfield-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Deerfield, your job prospects are good. There were 84,620 teachers working in Illinois and 5,200 working in the greater Deerfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of teachers in Deerfield will increase by 16% 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 Deerfield is $52,900 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.