Dallas has a total population of 2,557 and a student population of 2,736. Of these students, 2,736 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Dallas's largest teaching school is Misericordia University. In 2010, Misericordia University graduated approximately 24 students from its teaching program.
A total of 26 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Dallas in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Dallas, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,050.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,050 per year, on average, for room and board at Dallas-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,650.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Dallas, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,900 teachers working in Pennsylvania and 2,540 working in the greater Dallas area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 2% in Dallas. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Dallas is $48,160 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.