With an overall population of 65,479 and a student population of 15,711, approximately 15,711 of Palatine students attend one of Palatine's schools that offer teaching programs.
Palatine's largest teaching school is Harper College. In 2010, Harper College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in teaching.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Palatine in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Palatine was $2,610 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Palatine after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Palatine, 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 Palatine area. Palatine's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Palatine, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.