Loretto has a general population of 1,190 and an overall student population of 2,300. Approximately 2,300 of Loretto's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Loretto, by student population, is Saint Francis University. In 2010, approximately 30 students graduated from the Teaching program at Saint Francis University.
A reported 41 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Loretto in 2010. If you decide to attend a teaching school in Loretto, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,554.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Loretto-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $8,716 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,554.
If you decide to work as a teacher in Loretto, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania. Of these teachers, 940 were working in the greater Loretto area. Loretto'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 Loretto is $45,290 per year, which is lower than the average for teachers state-wide.