With an overall population of 4,184 and a student population of 2,555, approximately 2,515 of Waynesburg students attend one of Waynesburg's schools that offer teaching programs.
Of the 1 teaching schools in Waynesburg, the largest teaching school, by student population, is Waynesburg University. In 2010, Waynesburg University graduated approximately 21 students from its teaching program.
A reported 21 students graduated with credentials in teaching in Waynesburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,760 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Waynesburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Waynesburg after graduating from teaching school, you should know that job prospects for teachers in Waynesburg, which is the most popular teaching profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 81,900 teachers in Pennsylvania. Of these teachers, 2,850 were working in the greater Waynesburg area. The number of teachers in Waynesburg is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Waynesburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,440 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.