East Stroudsburg has a total population of 9,888 and a student population of 7,576. Of these students, 7,576 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in East Stroudsburg, by student population, is East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 100 students graduated from the Teaching program at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 323 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of East Stroudsburg's teaching schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,300 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all East Stroudsburg teaching schools was an average of $25,736 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,418 per year, on average, for room and board at East Stroudsburg-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,050.
If you decide to work as a teacher in East Stroudsburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania, 2,610 were working in the greater East Stroudsburg area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 2% in East Stroudsburg. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in East Stroudsburg is $53,400 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.