With an overall population of 5,383 and a student population of 2,231, approximately 2,231 of Selinsgrove students attend one of Selinsgrove's schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Selinsgrove, by student population, is Susquehanna University. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Teaching program at Susquehanna University.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in teaching from teaching schools in Selinsgrove in 2010. In 2009 tuition at teaching schools in Selinsgrove was $32,450 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for teaching related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Selinsgrove-based teaching schools, you will have an added expense of $8,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,600.
If you plan on staying in Selinsgrove after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Selinsgrove, which is the most popular teaching profession, are not very good. There were 81,900 teachers working in Pennsylvania and 2,870 working in the greater Selinsgrove area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of teachers is expected to increase by 2% in Selinsgrove. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a teacher in Selinsgrove is $55,220 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for teachers.