With an overall population of 6,918 and a student population of 1,549, approximately 1,468 of Huntingdon students attend one of Huntingdon's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Huntingdon, by student population, is Juniata College. In 2010, Juniata College graduated approximately 4 students from its teaching program.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a teaching degree in Huntingdon. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Huntingdon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,550.
You should also anticipate spending about $600 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,650 per year, on average, for room and board at Huntingdon-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Huntingdon after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Huntingdon, which is the most popular teaching profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania. Of these teachers, 3,040 were working in the greater Huntingdon area. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 2% in Huntingdon. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Huntingdon is $47,960 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.