Miami has a total population of 13,704 and a student population of 2,243. Of these students, 2,191 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Miami, by student population, is Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College. In 2010, Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College graduated approximately 23 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with a teaching degree in Miami. If you decide to attend one of Miami's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,449 per year in instate tuition and $13,259 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,858 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,156.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Miami, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 18,000 teachers in Oklahoma. Of these teachers, 1,780 were working in the greater Miami area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Miami will increase by 17% 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 Miami is $38,700 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.