With an overall population of 55,953 and a student population of 13,273, approximately 12,798 of Elyria students attend one of Elyria's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Elyria, by student population, is Lorain County Community College. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Lorain County Community College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a teaching degree in Elyria. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,483 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 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 Elyria, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 41,380 teachers in Ohio. Of these teachers, 6,150 were working in the greater Elyria area. Elyria'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 Elyria is $61,970 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.