Rochester has a total population of 85,806 and a student population of 7,877. Of these students, 6,269 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Rochester, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Rochester Community and Technical College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Rochester Community and Technical College with credentials in teaching.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Rochester in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Rochester was $5,027 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies each year.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rochester, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 27,100 teachers in Minnesota. Of these teachers, 920 were working in the greater Rochester area. Rochester's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Rochester is $48,800 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.