Gallup has a total population of 20,209 and a student population of 2,839. Of these students, 2,839 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Gallup, the largest teaching school, by student population, is University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a teaching degree in Gallup. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Gallup, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,462.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $920 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 Gallup, your job prospects are good. There were 9,350 teachers working in New Mexico and 1,110 working in the greater Gallup area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 16% in Gallup. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Gallup is $45,350 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.