Norfolk has a total population of 23,516 and a student population of 5,205. Of these students, 5,205 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Norfolk, by student population, is Northeast Community College. In 2010, Northeast Community College graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a teaching degree in Norfolk. Tuition in 2009 at Norfolk's teaching schools was $10,725 per year for instate students and $11,244 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,080 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Norfolk-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $5,194 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,811.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Norfolk, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 10,970 teachers in Nebraska, 1,020 were working in the greater Norfolk area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 16% in Norfolk. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Norfolk is $41,730 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.