There are 2 teaching schools in Santa Fe, New Mexico. With an overall population of 62,203 and a student population of 6,003, approximately 4,851 of Santa Fe students attend one of Santa Fe's schools that offer teaching programs.
Santa Fe's largest teaching school is Santa Fe Community College. In 2010, Santa Fe Community College graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a teaching certificate in Santa Fe. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Santa Fe, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,808.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,125 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Santa Fe-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $8,094 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,381.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Santa Fe, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 96 teachers in New Mexico were working in the greater Santa Fe area. The number of teachers in Santa Fe is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Santa Fe, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,830 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.
6401 Richards Ave, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87508-4887
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