Naperville has a total population of 128,358 and a student population of 2,798. Of these students, 2,798 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
North Central College is the largest teaching school in Naperville, based on student population. In 2010, North Central College graduated approximately 48 students from its teaching program.
A total of 78 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Naperville in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Naperville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,916.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,379 per year, on average, for room and board at Naperville-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,768.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Naperville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 84,620 teachers in Illinois, 50,600 were working in the greater Naperville area. Naperville's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Naperville is $61,070 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.