Alamogordo has a total population of 35,582 and a student population of 4,728. Of these students, 3,641 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Alamogordo, the largest teaching school, by student population, is New Mexico State University-Alamogordo. In 2010, New Mexico State University-Alamogordo graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Alamogordo was $1,286 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,032 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
Many teaching graduates choose to work as teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alamogordo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 9,350 teachers in New Mexico. Of these teachers, 2,160 were working in the greater Alamogordo area. Alamogordo's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 16% 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 Alamogordo is $47,720 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for teachers.