York has a general population of 8,081 and an overall student population of 430. Approximately 430 of York's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in York, by student population, is York College. In 2010, York College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of York's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,340 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in York. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in York after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in York, which is the most popular teaching profession, are good. In 2010, there were 10,970 teachers in Nebraska. Of these teachers, 720 were working in the greater York area. The government projects that the number of teachers in York will increase by 16% 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 York is $51,370 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.