There are 2 teaching schools in Westminster, Maryland. With an overall population of 16,731 and a student population of 7,520, approximately 7,520 of Westminster students attend one of Westminster's schools that offer teaching programs.
Westminster's largest teaching school is McDaniel College. In 2010, approximately 38 students graduated from the Teaching program at McDaniel College.
In 2010, 152 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Westminster's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Westminster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,426.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,820 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,826.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Westminster, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 28,420 teachers in Maryland. Of these teachers, 13,010 were working in the greater Westminster area. Westminster's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Westminster is $56,440 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.