With an overall population of 15,121 and a student population of 4,341, approximately 4,278 of Butler students attend one of Butler's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Butler, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Butler County Community College. In 2010, Butler County Community College graduated approximately 11 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a teaching degree in Butler. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Butler, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,970.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 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 Butler, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania. Of these teachers, 9,450 were working in the greater Butler area. The government projects that the number of teachers in Butler will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Butler, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,830 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.