If you are interested in pursuing teaching, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 teaching schools in Arlington, Texas. Arlington has a total population of 332,969 and a student population of 30,763. Of these students, 28,243 are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
Arlington's largest teaching school is The University of Texas at Arlington. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Texas at Arlington with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Arlington's teaching schools. If you decide to attend one of Arlington's teaching schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,935 per year in instate tuition and $23,259 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $829 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a teaching program in Arlington. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,148 per year, on average, for room and board at Arlington-based teaching schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,087.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Arlington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 156,930 teachers in Texas. Of these teachers, 14,680 were working in the greater Arlington area. The number of teachers in Arlington is expected to increase by 38% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Arlington, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,750 per year. This is higher than the average salary for teachers in the state.
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