Doylestown has a general population of 8,227 and an overall student population of 2,266. Approximately 2,266 of Doylestown's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Doylestown, by student population, is Delaware Valley College. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Teaching program at Delaware Valley College.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Doylestown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,742 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Doylestown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,836 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $30,842.
If you plan on staying in Doylestown after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Doylestown, which is the most popular teaching profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania, 17,690 were working in the greater Doylestown area. Doylestown'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Doylestown is $51,920 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.