Coraopolis has a total population of 6,131 and a student population of 4,881. Of these students, 4,783 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Coraopolis's largest teaching school is Robert Morris University. In 2010, Robert Morris University graduated approximately 71 students with credentials in teaching.
A reported 172 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Coraopolis in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Coraopolis, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,560.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Coraopolis. And if you live on campus at one of the Coraopolis-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $10,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Coraopolis after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Coraopolis, which is the most popular teaching profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania, 9,450 were working in the greater Coraopolis area. Coraopolis's teacher workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Coraopolis, 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.