With an overall population of 13,829 and a student population of 1,511, approximately 1,461 of Pineville students attend one of Pineville's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Pineville, by student population, is Louisiana College. In 2010, Louisiana College graduated approximately 109 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 121 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Pineville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,530 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pineville-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $4,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Pineville, your job prospects are good. There were 27,100 teachers working in Louisiana and 940 working in the greater Pineville area in 2010. The number of teachers in Pineville is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Pineville, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,790 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.