With an overall population of 17,665 and a student population of 17,955, approximately 17,774 of Palos Hills students attend one of Palos Hills's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Palos Hills, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Moraine Valley Community College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Teaching program at Moraine Valley Community College.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Palos Hills in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Palos Hills, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,766.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,080 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Palos Hills.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Palos Hills, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 teachers in Illinois were working in the greater Palos Hills area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Palos Hills 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 Palos Hills is $61,070 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.