Lafayette has a total population of 56,397 and a student population of 8,003. Of these students, 7,407 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette is the largest teaching school in Lafayette, based on student population. In 2010, Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette graduated approximately 27 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 27 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Lafayette in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Lafayette was $3,090 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,060 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Lafayette is $53,210 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.