With an overall population of 36,687 and a student population of 5,718, approximately 4,452 of Hagerstown students attend one of Hagerstown's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Hagerstown, by student population, is Hagerstown Community College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Teaching program at Hagerstown Community College.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a teaching degree in Hagerstown. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Hagerstown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,634.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Hagerstown.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Hagerstown, your job prospects are good. There were 28,420 teachers working in Maryland and 1,310 working in the greater Hagerstown area in 2010. Hagerstown's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Hagerstown is $48,850 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.