Grants has a general population of 8,806 and an overall student population of 1,478. Approximately 1,478 of Grants's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Grants, the largest teaching school, by student population, is New Mexico State University-Grants. In 2010, New Mexico State University-Grants graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in teaching.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Grants in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Grants 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 Grants, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 9,350 teachers in New Mexico. Of these teachers, 1,110 were working in the greater Grants area. The number of teachers in Grants is expected to 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 Grants is $45,350 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.