Corsicana has a general population of 24,485 and an overall student population of 9,200. Approximately 9,200 of Corsicana's students are enrolled in schools that offer teaching programs.
The largest teaching school in Corsicana, by student population, is Navarro College. Approximately 56 students graduated in 2010 from Navarro College with credentials in teaching.
In 2010, 78 students graduated with a teaching degree from one of Corsicana's teaching schools. Tuition in 2009 at Corsicana's teaching schools was $16,225 per year for instate students and $17,079 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,366 for teaching related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,266 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,134.
After graduating with your credentials in teaching, if you decide to work as a teacher in Corsicana, your job prospects are good. There were 156,930 teachers working in Texas and 1,360 working in the greater Corsicana area in 2010. The number of teachers in Corsicana is expected to increase by 38% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for teachers.
As a teacher in Corsicana, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for teachers in the state.