With an overall population of 23,253 and a student population of 2,397, approximately 2,212 of Alliance students attend one of Alliance's schools that offer teaching programs.
University of Mount Union is the largest teaching school in Alliance, based on student population. In 2010, University of Mount Union graduated approximately 26 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 76 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Alliance's teaching schools. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Alliance, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,880.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $600 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,420 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,080.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Alliance, your job prospects are average. There were 41,380 teachers working in Ohio and 1,730 working in the greater Alliance area in 2010. Alliance's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Alliance is $57,280 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.