Frostburg has a general population of 7,873 and an overall student population of 5,385. Approximately 5,385 of Frostburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Frostburg's largest teaching school is Frostburg State University. In 2010, Frostburg State University graduated approximately 62 students with credentials in teaching.
A reported 159 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Frostburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Frostburg's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,004 per year in instate tuition and $27,200 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Frostburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Frostburg-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $7,386 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,934.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Frostburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 175 teachers in Maryland were working in the greater Frostburg area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 7% in Frostburg. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Frostburg is $100,490 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.