With an overall population of 7,914 and a student population of 4,872, approximately 3,953 of Glenside students attend one of Glenside's schools that offer teaching programs.
Arcadia University is the largest teaching school in Glenside, based on student population. Approximately 48 students graduated in 2010 from Arcadia University with credentials in teaching.
A total of 131 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Glenside in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Glenside was $31,260 per year, on average.
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 Glenside. And if you live on campus at one of the Glenside-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $10,680 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,860.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Glenside, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,900 teachers working in Pennsylvania and 17,690 working in the greater Glenside area in 2010. The number of teachers in Glenside is expected 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 Glenside is $51,920 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.