Hammond has a general population of 83,048 and an overall student population of 10,133. Approximately 10,133 of Hammond's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Purdue University-Calumet Campus is the largest teaching school in Hammond, based on student population. In 2010, Purdue University-Calumet Campus graduated approximately 47 students with credentials in teaching.
A reported 47 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Hammond in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Hammond's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,585 per year in instate tuition and $24,872 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,125 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,680 per year, on average, for room and board at Hammond-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,545.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Hammond is $50,450 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.