Pottsville has a general population of 15,549 and an overall student population of 2,811. Approximately 2,707 of Pottsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Pottsville, the largest teaching school, by student population, is McCann School of Business and Technology. In 2010, McCann School of Business and Technology graduated approximately 35 students with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Pottsville's teaching schools. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Pottsville was $12,321 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,950 for teaching related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Pottsville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,900 teachers working in Pennsylvania and 2,870 working in the greater Pottsville area in 2010. Pottsville'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 Pottsville is $55,220 per year, which is higher than the average for teachers state-wide.