Lisle has a total population of 21,182 and a student population of 5,916. Of these students, 5,836 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Lisle, by student population, is Benedictine University. In 2010, Benedictine University graduated approximately 198 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 253 students graduated with a teaching degree in Lisle. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Lisle, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,310.
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 Lisle. And if you live on campus at one of the Lisle-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $6,765 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,010.
If you plan on staying in Lisle after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Lisle, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, there were 84,620 teachers in Illinois. Of these teachers, 50,600 were working in the greater Lisle area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Lisle 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 Lisle is $61,070 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.